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#Retail Excellence

# retail-excellence - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Retail reps have rubbished claims they're 'obliged' to clamp down on the misuse of e-scooters

Transport Minister Shane Ross said stores must inform consumers of the vehicles’ legal status.

# retail-excellence - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Opinion: The press needs to stop sensationalising the weather

No matter what is reported by Met Éireann or any other weather forecaster around the globe, the media will report the worst-case scenario which scares citizens, writes David Fitzsimons.

# retail-excellence - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Two months out from Christmas, retailers are short-stocked for seasonal staff

Stores are facing worker shortages as the country nears full employment.

# retail-excellence - Thursday 23 August, 2018

'We want a level playing pitch': Retail groups take aim at pop-up markets

But one major operator says bricks-and-mortar firms are simply ‘unable to take competition’.

# retail-excellence - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Retail Excellence suspends partnership with Facebook after undercover reporter exposes violations

Retail Excellence had partnered with Facebook to provide training to retailers to enhance their digital strategies through their platform.

# retail-excellence - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Return of 'breakfast roll economics' predicted by retail expert

JP Kennedy is the new chair of Retail Excellence Ireland, and has 20 years’ experience in the sector under his belt.

# retail-excellence - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'With garda stations and post offices closing, the local shop is the last bastion of communities'

The new chair of Retail Excellence Ireland predicts the return of ‘breakfast roll economics’ this year.

# retail-excellence - Monday 13 November, 2017

Ennis has been named Ireland's friendliest place

Retail Excellence Ireland announced the Clare town as the winner.

# retail-excellence - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Drogheda has the least 'healthy' shopping centre in the country

That’s according to a new study by trade body Retail Excellence Ireland.

# retail-excellence - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Retailers want the parents of shoplifting children prosecuted

Currently children under the age of 12 do not have criminal responsibility for their actions.

# retail-excellence - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

More parents are using children to shoplift for them, according to retailers

According to Retail Excellence, all kinds of shops – from electronics to garden centres – are reporting higher rates of children shoplifting.

# retail-excellence - Sunday 29 December, 2013

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Poll: How much money have you spent in the post-Christmas sales?

Shoppers have turned out in force to find a bargain in the sales this year.

# retail-excellence - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Over 500 jobs at risk as Homebase Ireland enters examinership

Retail Excellence said earlier today that a number of other retail operators will follow suit in the coming weeks.

# retail-excellence - Friday 28 December, 2012

Retailers report up to 10 per cent rise in St Stephen's day sales

Retailers are also feeling positive about 2013, saying that they may see an upturn in sales.

# retail-excellence - Sunday 23 December, 2012

December retail sales 'up for first time in five years'

Retail Excellence Ireland says this weekend wasn’t as manic as expected, but was very productive.

# retail-excellence - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

JJB Sports to close with loss of 100 jobs

Closure is indicative of failure by landlords to reduce Celtic Tiger era rents, says Retail association.

# retail-excellence - Friday 28 September, 2012

Retail sales figures continue to improve in August

Preliminary figures from the CSO show that both the volume and value of retail sales increased last month.