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# retailer - Friday 12 June, 2020

Mothercare Ireland has gone into liquidation with the loss of 197 jobs

The company said that due to the impact of Covid-19 and other factors, the business was “no longer sustainable”.

# retailer - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Major retailer ordered to pay €15,000 to manager unfairly dismissed for hugging staff

The Workplace Relations Commission said the dismissal caused the man reputational damage.

# retailer - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Liquidators appointed to Irish arm of fashion retailer Karen Millen

The Karen Millen store in Dundrum will continue to operate for another month, the High Court heard.

# retailer - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Looking for a new job? Lidl is hiring 100 people for its new distribution centre in Kildare

Kildare County Council has given the go-ahead for the new site on the Naas Road, Newbridge.

# retailer - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

H&M issues apology after using image of black child wearing 'monkey' hoodie

The black child in the photo was wearing a hoodie with the words “coolest monkey in the jungle”.

# retailer - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

A Roscommon takeaway and bakery were both served with closure orders last month

In addition, a kebab take-away in Co Mayo was also served with a closure order.

# retailer - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Marks & Spencer says it's committed to Ireland amid plans to close stores

The retailer has seen a large dip in profits.

# retailer - Thursday 13 August, 2015

TK Maxx were forced to pull this ‘Je suis over it’ t-shirt after complaints

A customer claimed it was disrespectful to the Charlie Hebdo massacre.

# retailer - Monday 19 May, 2014

Woman with disabilities awarded €30k after employer refused to provide her with a chair

Her previous role at a customer service desk had changed, meaning she would have been required to stand.

# retailer - Monday 11 November, 2013

Jobs at risk as Barratts goes into administration for third time in four years

The company says its been left with no option after a potential investor pulled out of a plan to inject millions of euro in the business.

# retailer - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

HMV opens another new Irish store today — this time online

The online store will be in addition to its five other stores in the Republic of Ireland which reopened two months ago.

# retailer - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Here are 10 things you never knew about the world's largest online retailer Amazonazing This post contains images

Here are 10 things you never knew about the world's largest online retailer

Not bad for a company that started out in its owners garage.

# retailer - Friday 8 February, 2013

HMV to shut 66 British stores in next two months HMV

HMV to shut 66 British stores in next two months

The move could see up to 1,000 HMV employees lose their jobs.

# retailer - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Introducing... IKEA TV

The flatpack furniture retailer is planning to start selling technology alongside self-assembly furniture.

# retailer - Friday 20 January, 2012

IKEA group profits hit €2.9 billion

The international flatpack retailer says sales rose almost 7 per cent during its 2011 financial year.

# retailer - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Sex toy advert to air on primetime TV Oooh-er This post contains videos

Sex toy advert to air on primetime TV

On October 3, television viewers will get a glimpse of the UK’s first daytime television commercial for sex toys.

# retailer - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Topshop removes controversial image of thin model from website Topshop

Topshop removes controversial image of thin model from website

The model in question has hit out at criticism about her appearance, saying that she is “naturally skinny” and is hurt that people were discussing her as if she was “not a real person”.