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# peats - Monday 26 August, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Monday

Aug 26th 2013, 11:10 PM 17,439 Views 3 Comments

Everyone’s talking about John Kerry’s strong speech on Syria and a shooting that went wrong in Dublin.

Peats ‘World of Electronics’ shuts its doors
# Oh No!
# Oh No!

Peats ‘World of Electronics’ shuts its doors

Aug 26th 2013, 11:06 PM 25,973 Views 93 Comments

Twenty-two staff members will be made redundant, the family owners announced today.

# peats - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Peats 'World of Electronics' to exit examinership
# Peats
# Peats

Peats 'World of Electronics' to exit examinership

Jul 22nd 2012, 1:53 PM 6,924 Views 16 Comments

The long-running Dublin chain is set to exit examinership following a successful meeting with creditors.

# peats - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Column: My rollercoaster ride to save the family business
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: My rollercoaster ride to save the family business

May 26th 2012, 12:00 PM 5,201 Views 9 Comments

Six weeks ago, Ben Peat thought his 70-year-old family electronics business was going under – but public support helped save his company from becoming another footnote in the story of the recession.

# peats - Saturday 28 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Apr 28th 2012, 7:48 PM 6,271 Views 2 Comments

Potentially devastating bomb in Newry, legendary artist laid to rest, and good news for Peats…

It's back: Peats reopens its doors in Dublin
# Good News
# Good News

It's back: Peats reopens its doors in Dublin

Apr 28th 2012, 2:12 PM 6,114 Views 21 Comments

After 78 years in business, the electronics store closed its 11 branches earlier this month – but today it reopened its Parnell Street branch.

# peats - Monday 23 April, 2012

'Wave of goodwill' sees two Peats electronics stores saved
# Re-Peats
# Re-Peats

'Wave of goodwill' sees two Peats electronics stores saved

Apr 23rd 2012, 5:00 PM 9,544 Views 37 Comments

The electronics chain, which had announced plans to go into liquidation, will instead trade under examinership in two outlets.

# peats - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Column: Much-loved Peats is history - and its like will be missed
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Much-loved Peats is history - and its like will be missed

Apr 7th 2012, 2:00 PM 166 Views 31 Comments

In today’s world great customer service and dedication are no longer enough for a business, writes Peter Faulkner. But what have we lost?

# peats - Monday 2 April, 2012

Peats to seek liquidator - 11 stores closed
# Peats
# Peats

Peats to seek liquidator - 11 stores closed

Apr 2nd 2012, 9:36 PM 12,921 Views 112 Comments

The first Peats store was opened in 1934. Tonight, employees were told that all 11 shops in the chain will close. Staff will receive full redundancy pay and entitlements.