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#Retailers

# retailers - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

'It's a hammer blow': Retailers say they are in 'shock' at decision to shut non-essential shops

'It's a hammer blow': Retailers say they are in 'shock' at decision to shut non-essential shops

Dec 30th 2020, 9:48 PM 53,028 Views 112 Comments

The move has been described as a “hammer blow” to retailers.

# retailers - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Retailers call on government to move forward re-opening of sector to Monday
# Reopening
# Reopening

Retailers call on government to move forward re-opening of sector to Monday

Nov 24th 2020, 12:53 PM 26,980 Views 29 Comments

Cabinet is meeting today to discuss the Level 5 exit plan.

# retailers - Monday 16 November, 2020

'We have to get the doors open before Christmas': Retailers and pubs call for clarity on re-opening
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'We have to get the doors open before Christmas': Retailers and pubs call for clarity on re-opening

Nov 16th 2020, 1:30 PM 25,590 Views 28 Comments

The Vintners Federation of Ireland said outdoor-only service is “useless” for many pubs.

# retailers - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Tánaiste says it is 'unfair' for non-essential shops to stay open by selling PPE
# Leo Varadkar
# Leo Varadkar

Tánaiste says it is 'unfair' for non-essential shops to stay open by selling PPE

Oct 25th 2020, 3:15 PM 83,446 Views 139 Comments

The Tánaiste said it was “totally unfair” for retailers staying open in this way and that gardaí would be enforcing legislation.

# retailers - Monday 19 October, 2020

Level 5: These are the essential retail outlets and services allowed open under the new restrictions
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Level 5: These are the essential retail outlets and services allowed open under the new restrictions

Oct 19th 2020, 10:07 PM 538,116 Views 205 Comments

New restrictions are to come into force across the country – so what does this mean for retail?

# retailers - Monday 10 August, 2020

'It's the 11th hour': Retailers concerned as deadline looms to separate out alcohol products in shops
# Booze Curtain
# Booze Curtain

'It's the 11th hour': Retailers concerned as deadline looms to separate out alcohol products in shops

Aug 10th 2020, 6:10 AM 182,107 Views 63 Comments

A 12 November deadline has been set for retailers to adhere to the separation requirements from the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill.

# retailers - Saturday 6 June, 2020

Simon Harris says 'there's no need to camp outside Penneys' as major retailers outline re-opening plans
# Retailers
# Retailers

Simon Harris says 'there's no need to camp outside Penneys' as major retailers outline re-opening plans

Updated Jun 6th 2020, 2:39 PM 78,337 Views 77 Comments

Under the government’s accelerated roadmap, retailers are permitted to re-open from Monday.

# retailers - Thursday 4 June, 2020

High street stores to get green light to reopen from next Monday
# Shopping
# Shopping

High street stores to get green light to reopen from next Monday

Jun 4th 2020, 5:42 PM 52,230 Views 74 Comments

Shopping centres will not be permitted to reopen in Phase 2.

# retailers - Monday 23 September, 2019

Dunnes Stores retains top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars
# Kantar Worldpanel
# Kantar Worldpanel

Dunnes Stores retains top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars

Sep 23rd 2019, 4:17 PM 17,614 Views 36 Comments

That’s according to the latest Kantar Worldpanel supermarket shares.

# retailers - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Warning that dietary supplement 'not fit for human consumption' due to presence of illegal steroids
# Falcon Labs
# Falcon Labs

Warning that dietary supplement 'not fit for human consumption' due to presence of illegal steroids

Mar 8th 2018, 1:33 PM 39,135 Views 31 Comments

The FSAI has told people not to purchase or consume Falcon Labs products.

# retailers - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Over 300 retailers targeted in sting operations to see if they're selling cigarettes to under 18s
# Smoking
# Smoking

Over 300 retailers targeted in sting operations to see if they're selling cigarettes to under 18s

Jan 21st 2018, 7:00 AM 27,753 Views 22 Comments

The HSE figures relate to the first three quarters of last year.

# retailers - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Irish retailers on course to record best Christmas season since 2007
# Retail Ireland
# Retail Ireland

Irish retailers on course to record best Christmas season since 2007

Dec 26th 2017, 12:27 PM 10,022 Views 33 Comments

Despite the positive growth, cross-border shopping has been a big worry for Irish outlets this year.

# retailers - Friday 10 November, 2017

Retailers used customers' email addresses taken for issuing receipts to send marketing material
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Retailers used customers' email addresses taken for issuing receipts to send marketing material

Nov 10th 2017, 6:20 AM 24,681 Views 21 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner has issued guidelines for shops using people’s email addresses for marketing purposes.

# retailers - Monday 28 August, 2017

Penneys and discount supermarkets are making other retailers decrease their prices
# Sales
# Sales

Penneys and discount supermarkets are making other retailers decrease their prices

Aug 28th 2017, 9:35 AM 18,614 Views 24 Comments

Intense competition is forcing retailers to pass on cost savings, according to Savills’ latest retail report.

# retailers - Monday 10 July, 2017

Retailers say the rates they have to pay are way too high and it's damaging business
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Retailers say the rates they have to pay are way too high and it's damaging business

Jul 10th 2017, 7:39 AM 12,005 Views 24 Comments

Retail Ireland has called for urgent reform of the rates system.

# retailers - Thursday 11 August, 2016

No plans to introduce PSNI petrol 'drive-off' pilot scheme in Republic
# Fuel Thieves
# Fuel Thieves

No plans to introduce PSNI petrol 'drive-off' pilot scheme in Republic

Aug 11th 2016, 9:45 PM 30,683 Views 62 Comments

PSNI is leaving it up to petrol station owners in two areas to pursue non-paying drivers – but there are fears it would make it “easier” for criminals.

# retailers - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

The post-Christmas sales are a 'mixed bag' for Irish retailers
# High Street
# High Street

The post-Christmas sales are a 'mixed bag' for Irish retailers

Dec 29th 2015, 6:10 AM 18,559 Views 22 Comments

Footfall is down, but spending is up.

# retailers - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Aunt Mary has bought you another horrible Christmas jumper. So, can you return it?
# Consumer Rights
# Consumer Rights

Aunt Mary has bought you another horrible Christmas jumper. So, can you return it?

Dec 26th 2015, 10:00 AM 11,598 Views 7 Comments

It’s the time of year when people need to know their consumer rights – here’s the lowdown.

# retailers - Monday 10 August, 2015

Retailers fear Dublin traffic restrictions will force shoppers to out-of-town centres
# HEY BIG SPENDERS
# HEY BIG SPENDERS

Retailers fear Dublin traffic restrictions will force shoppers to out-of-town centres

Aug 10th 2015, 8:55 AM 13,455 Views 37 Comments

The Irish Parking Association said the restrictions could result in a 24% fall off in shopping and entertainment revenue.

# retailers - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Poll: Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet?

Dec 6th 2014, 10:11 AM 9,319 Views 27 Comments

Dare we ask?

# retailers - Monday 1 December, 2014

Retailers are going to have their best Christmas since 2009 thanks to you
# Spend Spend Spend
# Spend Spend Spend

Retailers are going to have their best Christmas since 2009 thanks to you

Dec 1st 2014, 8:52 AM 7,284 Views 30 Comments

Irish households are expected to spend an extra €650 to €750 in shops this month compared to other months this year.

# retailers - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

22c for a plastic bag? California has gone a step further and banned them altogether
# Do You Ever Feel...?
# Do You Ever Feel...?

22c for a plastic bag? California has gone a step further and banned them altogether

Oct 1st 2014, 9:49 AM 11,474 Views 26 Comments

No more, ‘Paper or Plastic?’

# retailers - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Retailers might stop selling cigarettes if tobacco licence fee goes up
# Stubbed Out
# Stubbed Out

Retailers might stop selling cigarettes if tobacco licence fee goes up

Sep 2nd 2014, 8:00 AM 11,952 Views 60 Comments

That’s according to the National Federation of Retail Newsagents.

# retailers - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Beef farmers launch "blitz" at Tesco in Naas
# They Got Beef
# They Got Beef

Beef farmers launch "blitz" at Tesco in Naas

Aug 21st 2014, 5:37 PM 19,688 Views 29 Comments

They’re protesting new age limits on their products in British supermarkets.

# retailers - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Irish farmers' anger at 'decimation' of income
# Beef Prices
# Beef Prices

Irish farmers' anger at 'decimation' of income

Aug 20th 2014, 3:03 PM 8,859 Views 50 Comments

A meeting in Navan organised by the Irish Farmers Association saw tempers flare over beef pricing.

# retailers - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Life on the dole - a dark and humorous diary
# Social Welfare
# Social Welfare

Life on the dole - a dark and humorous diary

Aug 9th 2014, 8:30 PM 43,251 Views 56 Comments

Tobias Kirkner arrived back to Ireland and thought it would be easy to ‘get on the dole’… he was wrong.

# retailers - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Opinion: Irish farmers must stand up for change – or else sleep with one eye open
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Irish farmers must stand up for change – or else sleep with one eye open

May 7th 2014, 8:15 AM 416 Views 64 Comments

The reality is that this globalisation of our food and agricultural system is failing consumers, the environment and our farmers.

# retailers - Monday 28 April, 2014

Mandate union secures €20m in pay increases for 40,000 members
# More Money
# More Money

Mandate union secures €20m in pay increases for 40,000 members

Apr 28th 2014, 11:22 AM 7,589 Views 23 Comments

By winning pay increases, Mandate says members have more money to spend in the local economy.

# retailers - Monday 20 January, 2014

Tesco's market share fell over Christmas while discount retailers saw a boost
# Supermarkets
# Supermarkets

Tesco's market share fell over Christmas while discount retailers saw a boost

Jan 20th 2014, 1:29 PM 9,797 Views 44 Comments

Supervalu attracted 40,000 more households over the festive period, helping it to push its market share above 20 per cent.

# retailers - Thursday 26 December, 2013

PICS: Queues for Brown Thomas go all the way around the corner in Dublin and Cork
# St Stephen's Day
# St Stephen's Day

PICS: Queues for Brown Thomas go all the way around the corner in Dublin and Cork

Dec 26th 2013, 2:24 PM 68,295 Views 134 Comments

It’s like something out of the Celtic Tiger…

# retailers - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Four A|wear stores remain open following examiner appointment
# Examinership
# Examinership

Four A|wear stores remain open following examiner appointment

Dec 3rd 2013, 3:38 PM 20,176 Views 11 Comments

Following the fashion chain entering receivership, stores in Blanchardstown, Dundrum, Grafton Street and Sligo are still trading.

# retailers - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Own-brand products 'allow retailers to bully their suppliers'
# Consumers
# Consumers

Own-brand products 'allow retailers to bully their suppliers'

Oct 24th 2013, 6:30 AM 11,826 Views 80 Comments

An Oireachtas committee has expressed “serious concerns” about the increasing use of own-brand products by supermarkets and retailers.

# retailers - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Call for below-cost selling of milk and bread to be banned
# Loss Leaders
# Loss Leaders

Call for below-cost selling of milk and bread to be banned

Oct 23rd 2013, 1:46 PM 16,488 Views 91 Comments

An Oireachtas Committee has also called for a code of conduct in the groceries sector that would be enforced by a supermarket ombudsman.

# retailers - Thursday 22 August, 2013

It's back! HMV to reopen four stores in two weeks
# Good News
# Good News

It's back! HMV to reopen four stores in two weeks

Aug 22nd 2013, 9:54 AM 21,648 Views 69 Comments

The Limerick, Henry Street, Dundrum and Liffey Valley outlets are due to reopen on either the 5 or 6 September.

# retailers - Monday 24 June, 2013

The price of groceries is still rising - but slightly slower than before
# Groceries
# Groceries

The price of groceries is still rising - but slightly slower than before

Jun 24th 2013, 3:07 PM 4,833 Views 47 Comments

Data from Kantar Worldpanel also shows Lidl and Aldi continuing to increase their share of Ireland’s grocery market.

# retailers - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Contactless payments to cut the time you spend in a queue
# Waiting Times
# Waiting Times

Contactless payments to cut the time you spend in a queue

Apr 23rd 2013, 6:23 PM 16,069 Views 60 Comments

With 6,000 of the terminals now in Ireland, the 11.2 minutes that people spend queuing on a daily basis looks set to drop.

# retailers - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Retailers fuming over illegal cigarette trade
# Smuggling
# Smuggling

Retailers fuming over illegal cigarette trade

Apr 21st 2013, 1:14 PM 8,783 Views 55 Comments

Up to 100 retailers are to meet tomorrow evening on the issues of cigarette smuggling and illegal cigarette selling in Dublin.

# retailers - Friday 19 April, 2013

Consumers shopping more often to hunt for bargains
# Consumers
# Consumers

Consumers shopping more often to hunt for bargains

Apr 19th 2013, 9:02 AM 5,942 Views 22 Comments

Retailers say customers are buying less branded products and are shopping around more.

# retailers - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Late shoppers may be penalised as stores run low on toys and tablets
# Shortages
# Shortages

Late shoppers may be penalised as stores run low on toys and tablets

Dec 12th 2012, 2:01 PM 12,564 Views 55 Comments

This is not a drill. Furbys are heading towards extinction and iPad Minis are all sold out.

# retailers - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Irish people change to 'little and often' shopping trips
# Retail
# Retail

Irish people change to 'little and often' shopping trips

Dec 11th 2012, 8:47 AM 9,568 Views 30 Comments

Supermarket share analysts say the notion of the ‘big shop’ not as popular as before – while supermarket market grows slightly here for second month in row.

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