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# winter-sales - Sunday 26 December, 2021

'Some staff reported being spat at': Public asked to respect shop workers as sales begin
# Winter Sales
# Winter Sales

'Some staff reported being spat at': Public asked to respect shop workers as sales begin

Dec 26th 2021, 6:30 AM 26,255 Views 20 Comments

Labour shortages and abuse from customers have made the work environment more difficult this year.

# winter-sales - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Brown Thomas the main attraction on Grafton Street as early risers hit the Stephen's Day sales
# Handbags At Dawn
# Handbags At Dawn

Brown Thomas the main attraction on Grafton Street as early risers hit the Stephen's Day sales

Dec 26th 2019, 9:45 AM 43,275 Views 45 Comments

The crowds are expected to descend on Ireland’s cities and major shopping centres later this morning.

# winter-sales - Friday 29 December, 2017

How Much of a Horrible Customer Are You?
# Sales Time
From The Daily Edge
# Sales Time

How Much of a Horrible Customer Are You?

Dec 29th 2017, 3:30 PM 7,692 Views 2 Comments

The sales are bringing out the worst in us all.

# winter-sales - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

'I could lose the run of myself': We talked to the early risers queuing outside Brown Thomas
# Handbags At Dawn
# Handbags At Dawn

'I could lose the run of myself': We talked to the early risers queuing outside Brown Thomas

Dec 26th 2017, 11:20 AM 39,673 Views 64 Comments

While you were sleeping, these enthusiastic shoppers were lining up on Grafton St.

# winter-sales - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Chaos in US shopping centres: Skirmishes send shoppers scrambling for the doors
# Winter Sales
# Winter Sales

Chaos in US shopping centres: Skirmishes send shoppers scrambling for the doors

Dec 27th 2016, 10:04 AM 21,870 Views 11 Comments

There were incidents across America, and numerous false reports of gunfire.

'It has never been a better time to be an Irish shopper': Retailers struggle as prices fall
# Priced Out
# Priced Out

'It has never been a better time to be an Irish shopper': Retailers struggle as prices fall

Dec 27th 2016, 6:15 AM 15,063 Views 19 Comments

Retail Ireland said many shops had been hit by competition from UK based online retailers and cross border trade.

# winter-sales - Saturday 26 December, 2015

"We just popped in for the half-price shoes": Stephen's(s) Day sales shoppers are being disappointingly sensible
# Rain Dampens Spirits
# Rain Dampens Spirits

"We just popped in for the half-price shoes": Stephen's(s) Day sales shoppers are being disappointingly sensible

Dec 26th 2015, 2:35 PM 42,504 Views 40 Comments

Tales of common sense and politeness, from the streets of south Dublin.

# winter-sales - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Poll: Have you hit the winter sales yet?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you hit the winter sales yet?

Dec 27th 2014, 10:00 AM 11,416 Views 30 Comments

Are you a bargain hunter or would you rather stay at home and eat ham sandwiches?

# winter-sales - Friday 26 December, 2014

Handbags at dawn: People were literally pulling bargains out of each other's hands this morning
# Winter Sales
# Winter Sales

Handbags at dawn: People were literally pulling bargains out of each other's hands this morning

Dec 26th 2014, 8:57 PM 52,545 Views 62 Comments

“People were literally grabbing at them — ‘I got it first… No, it’s mine’.”

# winter-sales - Friday 27 December, 2013

Retailers report busiest St Stephen's Day since start of the recession
# Winter Sales
# Winter Sales

Retailers report busiest St Stephen's Day since start of the recession

Dec 27th 2013, 12:31 PM 16,284 Views 49 Comments

One retailer said they had done 50 per cent of last year’s 26 December turnover in the first hour of trading yesterday.

# winter-sales - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Retailers delighted after 'superb' first day of winter sales
# Black Thursday
# Black Thursday

Retailers delighted after 'superb' first day of winter sales

Dec 26th 2013, 5:29 PM 21,664 Views 59 Comments

Many retailers who were sceptical about opening on St Stephen’s Day are now glad they decided to go for it.

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 68,335 Views 134 Comments

It’s like something out of the Celtic Tiger…

Poll: Are you heading out to the winter sales today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you heading out to the winter sales today?

Dec 26th 2013, 10:02 AM 14,154 Views 81 Comments

Will you be getting your shop on?

# winter-sales - Monday 26 December, 2011

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Stephen's Day or New Year's sales?
# Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas

The 12 burning questions* of Xmas: Stephen's Day or New Year's sales?

Dec 26th 2011, 12:00 PM 3,186 Views 9 Comments

This and every festive day until New Year’s Eve, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)