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# supermarket - Thursday 23 April, 2020

'Not necessary' to disinfect outside of food packaging after buying, shoppers advised

Dr Linda Gordon, a specialist in microbiology, said there is “no evidence” the virus is transmitted by food or food packaging.

# supermarket - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Supermarkets hiring hundreds of employees to meet Covid-19 demand

Tens of thousands of people have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus crisis.

# supermarket - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Dutch supermarket drops call for staff to upload pictures in underwear to help size uniforms

The Dutch Data Protection Authority said the move was “bizarre”.

# supermarket - Monday 1 July, 2019

Dunnes Stores is the most popular supermarket in Ireland

Meanwhile, Aldi enjoyed the largest jump in growth.

# supermarket - Monday 11 March, 2019

Wine and chocolate sales soar as Valentine's rush sees bumper February for supermarkets

The latest figures show the Irish grocery market grew by 3.5% in the 12 weeks.

# supermarket - Monday 21 January, 2019

Want to make your shopping trip healthier? Here's some advice

More than one-third of supermarket products on special offer are high in fat, sugar and salt.

# supermarket - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Deli worker who told bosses they'd stocked 'cake infested with worms' loses WRC claim

The WRC found that the man had not been punished by the supermarket for raising health and safety concerns.

# supermarket - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Blanchardstown Centre wants a new supermarket to fix its convenience store 'deficiency'

Dunnes Stores and Marks & Spencer both currently trade at the shopping centre.

# supermarket - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Tesco retains top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars yet again

Tesco accounted for 22.4% of the consumer spend over the course of the 12 weeks to 12 August.

# supermarket - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Cash box stolen as security van collects from supermarket

The raiders are described as being between 5’6″ and 5’8″ and were wearing black scarves on their faces.

# supermarket - Saturday 24 March, 2018

'He gave his life for another': Policeman killed in supermarket siege was decorated for his bravery in Iraq

Lieutenant-Colonel Arnaud Beltrame offered himself as a hostage. He died this morning.

Policeman who swapped himself for hostage in supermarket siege dies of injuries

Lieutenant-Colonel Arnaud Beltrame died early this morning. Emmanuel Macron has paid tribute to his bravery.

# supermarket - Monday 5 February, 2018

Ireland's not affected by dead rat claim that forced Aldi to remove 38,000 packs of frozen veg

Aldi has offered the woman involved £500 compensation.

# supermarket - 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.

# supermarket - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Staff threatened with iron bar in early morning supermarket raid

The incident happened in Donabate around 8.45am this morning.

# supermarket - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Tesco apologises after dozens of UK customers complain of 'rancid' Christmas turkeys

Customers took to social media to complain about their spoiled Christmas dinners.

# supermarket - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Supermarket security guard caught with €10k of drugs gets 240 hours of community service

The court heard that the man came from a hard-working family and his father was a retired civil servant.

# supermarket - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Super Valu is clinging onto top spot in Ireland's battle of the supermarkets

Tesco has posted some strong sales growth.

# supermarket - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Marks & Spencer is cutting down on packaging - here's how other supermarkets measure up

Supervalu and Centra said that “packaging plays an important role in containing, preserving and protecting food”.

# supermarket - Monday 17 July, 2017

Man to face court after worker threatened and money stolen at Rathmines supermarket

The man made off with money on foot.

# supermarket - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Man arrested after Rathmines supermarket robbery

The man approached the male cashier, threatened him, and made off with a sum of money from the scene.

# supermarket - Monday 8 May, 2017

SuperValu retakes top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars

Tesco’s share of the market went down as there were gains for Aldi and Lidl.

# supermarket - Monday 17 April, 2017

Five dead after small plane crashes into Portuguese supermarket

Four others received minor injuries, emergency services said.

# supermarket - Monday 13 March, 2017

WATCH: Otter visits Tesco in Castlebar Otterly Shocking This post contains videos

WATCH: Otter visits Tesco in Castlebar

The animal is thought to have come from nearby Lough Lannagh.

# supermarket - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Do you waste food? This Dragons' Den investor wants supermarkets and shoppers to cut it out

Ireland generates over one million tonnes of food waste per year.

# supermarket - Saturday 4 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge Forget your Lenten promise - a giant Nutella tap has just been set up in a Dublin supermarket Melty Goodness

# supermarket - Monday 13 February, 2017

Dunnes Stores takes top spot in supermarket rankings for second time

Dunnes took 22.7% of the market during in the 12 weeks to the end of January.

# supermarket - Sunday 30 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge This woman managed to get her arse stuck in a supermarket freezer while on a night out Frostbit

# supermarket - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Man arrested after "attempting to drive car" at gardaí

It’s understood that the man was tasered during the incident in Lucan, Co Dublin, this afternoon.

# supermarket - Monday 26 September, 2016

Dunnes' supermarkets are now as popular as Tesco

“Dunnes has successfully tempted shoppers to add more expensive items to their baskets.”

# supermarket - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Lidl's plans to boost operation will create 600 jobs

A number of these will be at a major warehouse in Newbridge, Co Kildare that is in the planning process.

# supermarket - Monday 4 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 of the most Centra things that ever happened Centra

13 of the most Centra things that ever happened

Hangover mecca.

# supermarket - Monday 16 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge This artist had the best response to a supermarket's controversial 'volunteer artist' ad Best Response

# supermarket - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge Lidl is pronounced 'Liddle' and there are no two ways about it Liddle Or Leedle This post contains a poll

Lidl is pronounced 'Liddle' and there are no two ways about it

We don’t care what you say, LIDDLE.

Take a break and check out this supermarket which invites customers to bring their dogs shopping

Pet owners have taken to social media with photos of their dogs in the special carts.

# supermarket - Monday 14 March, 2016

Here's what we're buying and where we're buying it

Sales of fish, fruit and nuts are all up.

# supermarket - Thursday 3 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This woman ordered spring flowers and the supermarket sent spring onions instead Substitute

This woman ordered spring flowers and the supermarket sent spring onions instead

The scourge of the substituted item.

# supermarket - Thursday 25 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 10 times Irish supermarkets were the biggest chancers Away With Ye

10 times Irish supermarkets were the biggest chancers

Best value in town.

# supermarket - Sunday 21 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 signs you're an expert JC Savages shopper Wanderley Wagon

12 signs you're an expert JC Savages shopper

Shout out to Barry with the announcements.

# supermarket - Thursday 4 February, 2016

New 25p supermarket has to close after it runs out of stock

The supermarket expects to re-open on Friday.

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