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# Penneys

This year
Penneys parent company records Irish profits of over €1m per day
Primark opened its first store in Dublin in 1969 under the name Penneys and today operates in over 400 stores globally.
Penneys launches new stock-checking tool for customers - but you still can't buy online
Customers will be able to see both stock and size availability of various items in a particular store.
Last year
Penneys recalls Winnie the Pooh plate over presence of lead and formaldehyde
The Food Safety Authority of Ireland said health effects are not expected from using the plates.
Belfast Primark to reopen in November after refurbishment due to fire
The store will be 76% bigger than it was previously and a new fifth floor will open.
Penneys accounts show €72 million less revenue last year
The company’s stores opened for Christmas 2020 but closed in January and didn’t reopen until May 2021.
All time
Penneys to create 700 new jobs with 250 million euro investment
The Tanaiste said the expansion was an enormous vote of confidence in the Irish retail sector.
Penneys announce shopping by appointment ahead of full reopening
The retailer will announce the date when it will start taking bookings for appointments to visit their stores.
Retailers prepare for 'make or break' Christmas run-in with longer opening hours and 24-hour shopping
Non-essential retailers will be allowed to re-open from next Tuesday.
'It's good to see town busy': Penneys re-opening sees long queues and excited shoppers
In Dublin and across the country, hundreds queued to enter Penneys.
Simon Harris says 'there's no need to camp outside Penneys' as major retailers outline re-opening plans
Under the government’s accelerated roadmap, retailers are permitted to re-open from Monday.
Debunked: No, some Penneys stores are not reopening on a trial basis this week
It appears as though misinformation about Penneys reopening is being deliberately shared in a bid to dupe people.
Debunked: Sorry, that 'announcement ' from Penneys saying it's reopening on 8 June is fake
Sorry to be the bearer of bad news.
Primark agrees to pay for £370 million worth of orders from suppliers
Primark had previously only committed to orders which had been in transit or scheduled to be shipped by 18 March.
Penneys to close all its Irish stores until further notice due to coronavirus
Some 5,000 employees will be affected by the closures.
Labour Court recommends pay increase of 2.25% for 5,000 workers at Penneys
However, 2.25% falls short of the 3.4% increase that the Mandate union was seeking on behalf of its members.
Penneys closes Rathfarnham store after 28 years
Penneys said that the lease on the store had been due to expire.
Penneys founder Arthur Ryan has died aged 83
Mr Ryan founded the clothing retailer in 1969.
Penneys' online trial could bring 'incremental' growth, but its future still lies in bricks and mortar
The retailer has just opened its biggest store in the world in Birmingham.
Penneys' online trial could bring 'incremental' growth, but its future still lies in bricks and mortar
The retailer has just opened its biggest store in the world in Birmingham.
Primark to move 220 UK staff to Dublin - but not because of Brexit
It said that in cases where it didn’t suit employees to work in Dublin, redundancies would be offered as a “last resort”.
If you're as lazy as me, this €2.50 Penneys brush cleanser will change your life
Yes, I’m only discovering this now.
What's going to be THE Penneys scarf of the winter? We investigate
Prepare to see this everywhere.
Penneys now have their own dupe for Stila's liquid eyeshadows, but are they any use?
There’s a €25 price difference.
What's in my makeup bag? Sarah Flozey O'Brien (Sarah Floz Style File)
Having a rummage through our favourite faces’ wares.
Penneys' owner will keep shunning online shopping so it can drive social media 'mania'
Associated British Foods is planning to introduce more partnerships with so-called ‘influencers’.
Penneys are releasing a skincare range with beauty guru Alex Steinherr
This looks interesting and it’s SO affordable.
Penneys stepped in to defend a plus-sized blogger after backlash on their Instagram account
Emma Hill was showing off her outfit on Primark’s official Instagram account.
Primark says staff from store destroyed by fire will be paid until end of year
The company plans to allocate workers to other stores.
Primark says staff from store destroyed by fire will be paid next week
The news comes after management met with hundreds of staff from the store.
Staff being given 'support and information' after fire completely destroys Belfast Primark store
The area surrounding the building remains cordoned off this evening.
Penneys' new eyeshadow palette is being hailed as a serious Huda Beauty dupe
Penneys is out here doing the Lord’s work.
Essence are discontinuing a bunch of cult products - here's 5 you should grab before it's too late
Time to say goodbye.
Penneys' own brand makeup has just been certified 100% cruelty-free
PS… Cosmetics can now display the Leaping Bunny logo.
Are You More Like TK Maxx Or Penneys?
There’s definitely a difference between the two.
Penneys are releasing a highlighter almost identical to Fenty Beauty's Trophy Wife
This looks pretty damn familiar.
Penneys is battling to keep one of its prime city centre properties off the land-hoarders list
The firm faces thousands of euro in levies over the long-vacant Independent House on Abbey Street.
Penneys are selling StylPro dupes which means we can finally clean our manky brushes
They’ve done it again.
Beauty Q: Would you wear 'bum gems'?
This is one we NEED to know.
The new St Moriz fake tan in Penneys appears to be turning people green
The ultimate shade for summer.
Why some fashion stores like Penneys and TK Maxx resist selling online
Despite its popularity, e-commerce doesn’t always make business sense.