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# Dunnes

All time
# building and property
Dunnes has won a months-long planning dispute to keep its Liffey Valley Café Sol open
The retail giant referred the case to An Bord Pleanála late last year.
# kantar
Dunnes Stores regains top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars
Dunnes Stores accounted for 22.1% of the consumer spend in the latest period.
# waste reduction
Minister calls on supermarkets to reduce the use of non-recyclable plastic packaging for fruit and veg
Minister Denis Naughten is currently considering a range of environmental levies on single-use plastic products.
# dunne over
Dunnes has forced Blanchardstown centre to scale back its latest development plans
The shopping centre wants to create ‘kiosk zones’ in existing parts of the mall.
# vacant sites
Dunnes Stores is fighting to keep a large south Dublin site off the land-hoarders list
The retailer faces thousands of euro in levies if the 5,000 sq m plot is declared a vacant site.
# great divide
Kildare's famous 'Great Wall of Dunnes' is here to stay
Dunnes Stores has been locked in a planning battle over an expansion at its Newbridge store.
# Christmas Spending
Dunnes Stores is clinging onto top spot in Ireland's battle of the supermarkets
Meanwhile, Tesco has experienced continuous strong sales growth.
# None4All
Union accuses Irish Rail of 'grinch-like behaviour' over €500 Dunnes vouchers for staff
The union feels the restriction of the voucher to one outlet is unfair.
# neon
Dunnes to replace 'underperforming' Dublin city centre store with Asian eatery
The retail unit on South Great George’s Street is being sub-divided into two new spaces for restaurants.
# stay joanne
Lady Gaga wore a Joanne Hynes headband and gave her a shoutout on Instagram
The Irish fashion designer is delighted, naturally.
# off the shelves
Super Valu is clinging onto top spot in Ireland's battle of the supermarkets
Tesco has posted some strong sales growth.
# Playing a Blinder
8 questions we have about Paul Galvin's new Peaky Blinders clothing line for Dunnes
Are… long johns in now?
# Retail
The curious case of a Kildare shopping centre and the 'great wall of Dunnes'
The barrier stands at around six feet – not quite as high as its Chinese counterpart.
# Shopping
12 things you'll remember if you ever did the 'big shop' with your mam
Dunnes wedges.
# Unfair Dismissal
Dunnes Stores worker dismissed for telling colleague to slow down
The woman was awarded €9,000 after a tribunal found she had been unfairly dismissed from the job.
# the black stuff
A pub in Carrick-on-Shannon is selling pints of Guinness for €1 on Black Friday
How appropriate.
# Mannequins
9 perfect observations about the mannequins in Dunnes
Shapes on them.
# Battle of the Basket
Dunnes' supermarkets are now as popular as Tesco
Dunnes has successfully tempted shoppers to add more expensive items to their baskets.”
# notions dunnes
12 signs that Dunnes has completely lost the run of itself
Whither St Bernard? Where did he go?
# Dunnes Stores
Man falsely accused of stealing mop loses €75k defamation claim
He had been upset and concerned that other customers were looking at him.
# some notions
Dunnes are selling an actual plank of wood for €60
# Dunnes
Man faces €20,000 legal bill after losing case against Dunnes Stores
A barrister for Dunnes said the man’s actions had been “stupid”.
# Sting Operation
Court rules that Dunnes were right to sack shop assistant who sold wine to 16-year-old
The judge accepted her mistake was a “momentary lapse” but he saw nothing unfair about the investigation procedure.
# tis the season
These are the supermarkets that won and lost in the Christmas showdown
It was a good season for shopping across the board.
Sorry Tesco, this supermarket is now more popular than you
It’s the second time this year the retailer has taken the crown from Tesco.
# i am so dunnes
Dunnes Stores mannequins are officially out of control
Please examine the evidence.
# wedge roll
Woman who slipped on Dunnes Stores potato wedge wins €23,000 in damages
The slip made her back and neck problems come back.
# store wars
Dunnes Stores are the big winners in the latest supermarket polls
The retailer has been busy making up lost ground on its rivals in recent months.
# Trolleyed
Loads more people are doing their big shop in Dunnes
Even though fewer people were shopping there.
# Unfair Dismissal
Dunnes worker sacked after being caught in garda sting selling wine to teen
The woman was awarded €16,000 after the Employment Appeals Tribunal found she had been unfairly dismissed.
# insanity clause
The Chr*stm*s chocolates have already arrived...
And then a Hero comes along…
# Every Lidl helps
Irish people are loving Lidl again
It had a good three months.
# Dunne Deals
Irish people absolutely LOVE Dunnes vouchers
But we’re liking German stores a little less.
# arm in arm
Dunnes Stores workers call on people to join them for today's march
The Decency for Dunnes Workers group will be taking their campaign to the company’s HQ.
# Gorey
"A high-stakes game of poker" - Dunnes Stores in Gorey will re-open tomorrow...
The store had shut suddenly in recent days over a dispute between the retailer and the shopping centre in which the store is based.
# Nice Try
Dunnes Stores agrees to pay rise but workers say that's not good enough
The big sticking point is the fact that three quarters of staff are on part-time flexible contracts.
# Picket
The Dunnes Stores strike hasn't stopped people shopping there
Sales have dipped recently, but they dipped more last year.
# The left way
Gerry Adams just can't see the point of Labour in government
But a Labour Party TD says that’s a “bit rich”.
# Socialist revolution
The Anti-Austerity Alliance would consider nationalising Dunnes Stores
The retail giant is involved in an ongoing dispute with some unionised workers.
# Holy Thursday
As its workers strike over unfair treatment, Dunnes responds with 1-day only online offer
More than half of the company’s employees are on strike over “fair pay” and “a precarious working environment”.