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# grocery - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Major spike in grocery sales since restrictions began

Take-home grocery sales grew by 25% over the last 12 weeks – the fastest rate of growth in 15 years.

# grocery - Friday 30 March, 2018

Irish people bought an extra €2 million worth of wine during the Beast from the East

The biggest beneficiary were convenience stores.

# grocery - Sunday 22 January, 2017

'It's sad that it's gone, but wonderful that it existed': After 80 years, greengrocer Roy Fox shuts its stalls

The local shop, which brought exotic fruits and spices to Dublin, couldn’t compete in the global marketplace.

# grocery - Thursday 31 July, 2014

How do you get shoppers to return to your store? Inspire them

Kids’ activities, helpful staff, demos and clear signage – just some of the ways retailers can make themselves irresistible.

# grocery - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Aldi on the lookout for new hires- and is offering €92,000 a year plus a company car

The German retailer is hiring 450 new faces as part of a nationwide expansion scheme.

# grocery - Monday 30 December, 2013

What are your post-Christmas grocery essentials?

According to a new survey, bread, beer and batteries are all hugely popular in Ireland.

# grocery - Sunday 29 December, 2013

This is what Michelangelo's weekly shop in 1518 looked like

Herring, salami and a fair amount of wine features on the ancient shopping list.

# grocery - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

People spent less on groceries in run-up to Budget announcement

Tesco has seen a decline the amount of money people are spending there, while Aldi and Lidl are going strong.

# grocery - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Tesco remains the market leader in the Irish grocery market

Dunnes and SuperValu have seen a boost in their share in comparison to last year.

# grocery - Monday 11 June, 2012

Tesco sees first Irish sales boost for two years

The announcement is a turnaround after months of declining sales figures.

# grocery - Monday 2 April, 2012

Irish grocery market slips back into decline - report

The grocery sector declined by 0.5 per cent last year due to falling inflation.

# grocery - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Tesco sees falling sales in Ireland

Despite subdued demand, the retailer reported overall rising profits as its other international divisions performed well.

# grocery - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Boost for Laois as SuperValu creates 70 new jobs

Irish-owned supermarket, SuperValu, has opened a new store in Mountmellick creating 70 jobs for the area.

# grocery - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Slideshow: As retail sales fall, what are we buying? Retail This post contains images

Slideshow: As retail sales fall, what are we buying?

June was the 40th consecutive month which saw a drop in retail sales.