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# centra - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Storm 'Emma' looter must stay on the 'straight and narrow' or else he'll be sent to prison
# David Berney
# David Berney

Storm 'Emma' looter must stay on the 'straight and narrow' or else he'll be sent to prison

Mar 4th 2021, 10:40 PM 42,195 Views 28 Comments

David Berney was high on cocaine at the time.

# centra - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Supermarkets hiring hundreds of employees to meet Covid-19 demand
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Supermarkets hiring hundreds of employees to meet Covid-19 demand

Mar 22nd 2020, 1:32 PM 41,527 Views 51 Comments

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

# centra - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

IFA staging latest blockade outside Musgrave distribution centre in Kildare
# Supervalu
# Supervalu

IFA staging latest blockade outside Musgrave distribution centre in Kildare

Updated Dec 10th 2019, 10:15 AM 16,335 Views 44 Comments

Musgrave supplies Supervalu and Centra stores.

# centra - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Man sentenced to two years in prison over looting during Storm Emma
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Man sentenced to two years in prison over looting during Storm Emma

Jul 17th 2019, 3:31 PM 21,635 Views 51 Comments

John Doyle, who was found with three packets of cigarettes at the Centra store, threw trollies in the path of gardaí as they chased him through the shop.

# centra - Monday 11 March, 2019

Man arrested over Centra looting during Storm Emma pushed trollies at gardaí as he tried to escape, court hears
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

Man arrested over Centra looting during Storm Emma pushed trollies at gardaí as he tried to escape, court hears

Mar 11th 2019, 8:50 PM 22,498 Views 0 Comments

John Doyle has 111 previous convictions.

# centra - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Recall of SuperValu and Centra bottled water due to 'off odour and taste'
# Recall
# Recall

Recall of SuperValu and Centra bottled water due to 'off odour and taste'

Feb 21st 2019, 5:24 PM 31,154 Views 19 Comments

All batches of the five litre bottles of Still Irish Water are affected.

# centra - Friday 5 October, 2018

Supervalu and Centra extend recall of electric blankets for fear they may catch fire
# Recall
# Recall

Supervalu and Centra extend recall of electric blankets for fear they may catch fire

Oct 5th 2018, 12:00 PM 8,861 Views 15 Comments

A product defect “may cause the blankets to spark or go on fire”.

# centra - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Meet the Waterford school boys who want to be millionaires selling €2 comics in Centra
# Stellar Comics
From The Daily Edge
# Stellar Comics

Meet the Waterford school boys who want to be millionaires selling €2 comics in Centra

Jul 19th 2018, 10:17 AM 5,236 Views 1 Comment

Entrepreneurs, take notes.

# centra - Monday 30 April, 2018

Supervalu and Centra recall electric blankets due to fire risk
# Daewoo
# Daewoo

Supervalu and Centra recall electric blankets due to fire risk

Apr 30th 2018, 10:22 PM 9,963 Views 8 Comments

A manufacturing defect “…may cause the blanket to spark or go on fire”.

# centra - Monday 26 March, 2018

Mystery winner of Saturday's €5.6m Lotto jackpot comes forward
# Quick Pick
# Quick Pick

Mystery winner of Saturday's €5.6m Lotto jackpot comes forward

Mar 26th 2018, 5:13 PM 62,935 Views 13 Comments

The winning ticket was sold at the Centra store in Crosshaven, Co Cork on Saturday.

# centra - Friday 2 March, 2018

'It's absolutely disgusting': Locals express anger and sadness over supermarket looting
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

'It's absolutely disgusting': Locals express anger and sadness over supermarket looting

Mar 2nd 2018, 11:05 PM 121,307 Views 35 Comments

The Lidl store in Citywest, Dublin was looted by dozens of people tonight.

# centra - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Armed robber jailed after holding up shop when gardaí were in the back looking at CCTV footage
# Courts
# Courts

Armed robber jailed after holding up shop when gardaí were in the back looking at CCTV footage

Feb 21st 2018, 8:04 PM 44,511 Views 39 Comments

Patrick Dunne (30) brandished an imitation firearm at a shop assistant before being chased out of the shop by the gardaí.

# centra - Friday 6 October, 2017

Woman threatened with gun in UCD campus shop raid
# Belfield
# Belfield

Woman threatened with gun in UCD campus shop raid

Oct 6th 2017, 7:32 AM 25,855 Views 14 Comments

The incident happened at the Centra shop on campus on Wednesday evening.

# centra - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Can You Guess the Street these Dublin City Centre News Agents Are On, Just by the Storefront?
# Newsagents
From The Daily Edge
# Newsagents

Can You Guess the Street these Dublin City Centre News Agents Are On, Just by the Storefront?

May 13th 2017, 6:00 PM 7,674 Views 5 Comments

Which street is home to the Gourmet Spar?

# centra - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Centra in Saggart just used the ultimate dad-joke to shift some garden benches
# Please Don't
From The Daily Edge
# Please Don't

Centra in Saggart just used the ultimate dad-joke to shift some garden benches

Apr 26th 2017, 3:27 PM 8,012 Views 1 Comment

Alright da.

# centra - Monday 4 July, 2016

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

13 of the most Centra things that ever happened

Jul 4th 2016, 9:51 PM 9,561 Views 3 Comments

Hangover mecca.

# centra - Monday 1 February, 2016

Ireland's top convenience-store chain says its 'health strategy' helped it deliver record sales
# Off The Shelves
# Off The Shelves

Ireland's top convenience-store chain says its 'health strategy' helped it deliver record sales

Feb 1st 2016, 10:53 AM 18,245 Views 16 Comments

Centra topped €1.5 billion in turnover last year.

# centra - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Is the food in those perfectly sculpted ads fake? We asked an expert
# You Do What?
# You Do What?

Is the food in those perfectly sculpted ads fake? We asked an expert

Aug 9th 2015, 9:50 AM 25,154 Views 17 Comments

For the first in our Odd Jobs series, we spoke to food stylist Johan van der Merwe.

# centra - Monday 2 February, 2015

Ka-ching! Centra has sales of more than €4 million A DAY
# Job Fairy
# Job Fairy

Ka-ching! Centra has sales of more than €4 million A DAY

Feb 2nd 2015, 2:45 PM 15,451 Views 34 Comments

The convenience store plans to open 16 new shops this year, creating 380 jobs.

# centra - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Tesco, SuperValu, and Boots stores slapped on the wrist for overcharging
# Consumer Protection
# Consumer Protection

Tesco, SuperValu, and Boots stores slapped on the wrist for overcharging

Jan 28th 2015, 5:08 PM 50,554 Views 81 Comments

Two other businesses received convictions relating to the sale of cars.

# centra - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Good news Dublin: Musgrave is creating 80 new jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good news Dublin: Musgrave is creating 80 new jobs

Dec 16th 2014, 2:00 PM 8,911 Views 6 Comments

New roles include management and warehouse positions.

# centra - Saturday 29 November, 2014

This #BlackFriday video from Centra in Derrylin is going mega viral on Facebook
# Pound A Punnet
From The Daily Edge
# Pound A Punnet

This #BlackFriday video from Centra in Derrylin is going mega viral on Facebook

Nov 29th 2014, 11:12 AM 9,580 Views 1 Comment

Because it’s really funny.

# centra - Friday 29 August, 2014

Does this belong to you? Appeal for owner of cherished photo
# Lost And Found
# Lost And Found

Does this belong to you? Appeal for owner of cherished photo

Aug 29th 2014, 1:33 PM 23,892 Views 10 Comments

The Bray People newspaper are eager to track down the owner and return the photograph.

# centra - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

7 times your Dad always has your back
# Sponsored By Centra
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Centra

7 times your Dad always has your back

Jun 10th 2014, 12:13 PM 46,696 Views 9 Comments

Those moments when your auld fella comes through.

# centra - Saturday 31 May, 2014

VIDEO: This is what it's like to have lunch 100 feet in the air over Dublin
# Picnic In The Sky
# Picnic In The Sky

VIDEO: This is what it's like to have lunch 100 feet in the air over Dublin

May 31st 2014, 10:00 AM 17,425 Views 30 Comments

‘Dinner in the Sky’ has been in over 40 countries now but this week it came to Dublin…

# centra - Monday 21 April, 2014

So, you can now buy Superquinn sausages in Centra
# World Gone Mad
From The Daily Edge
# World Gone Mad

So, you can now buy Superquinn sausages in Centra

Apr 21st 2014, 12:17 PM 27,140 Views 64 Comments

Does this mean the end of the world? Maybe.

# centra - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Centra are selling 'cronuts' now - so how do they taste?
# Cronado
From The Daily Edge
# Cronado

Centra are selling 'cronuts' now - so how do they taste?

Apr 10th 2014, 9:08 AM 13,071 Views 4 Comments

Their version is called the Cronado and is available all over Ireland.

# centra - Thursday 27 March, 2014

7 moments when the Irish Mammy is worth her salt
# Sponsored By Centra
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Centra

7 moments when the Irish Mammy is worth her salt

Mar 27th 2014, 7:38 PM 49,382 Views 43 Comments

What would you do without her?

# centra - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

8 awkward kisses we've all had to endure
# Awks
From The Daily Edge
# Awks

8 awkward kisses we've all had to endure

Feb 12th 2014, 10:43 AM 67,760 Views 36 Comments

The Nose Clash, the Tongue Warrior, the Kiss Limbo… we’ve all been there.

# centra - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Centra announces 400 new jobs at 20 additional stores
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Centra announces 400 new jobs at 20 additional stores

Feb 4th 2014, 7:52 AM 9,272 Views 34 Comments

The brand is to create the jobs at locations around the country.

# centra - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Can you make it through this post without cracking up?
# Sponsored By Centra
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Centra

Can you make it through this post without cracking up?

Jan 16th 2014, 11:09 AM 53,121 Views 28 Comments

We bet you can’t.

# centra - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Can your Christmas lights compete with these brilliantly decorated Irish homes?
# Keep Her Lit
From The Daily Edge
# Keep Her Lit

Can your Christmas lights compete with these brilliantly decorated Irish homes?

Dec 17th 2013, 8:50 PM 6,499 Views 5 Comments

Baby you light up my house like nobody else.

# centra - Friday 15 November, 2013

Loyaltybuild boss writes open letter apologising to customers as more firms hit by breach
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

Loyaltybuild boss writes open letter apologising to customers as more firms hit by breach

Nov 15th 2013, 1:52 PM 8,788 Views 14 Comments

The data breach has affected up to 1.5 million customers across Europe. The gardaí and the Data Protection Commissioner are investigating.

# centra - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Five injured as van ploughs into Ennis supermarket
# Clare
# Clare

Five injured as van ploughs into Ennis supermarket

Nov 14th 2013, 7:42 AM 22,234 Views 60 Comments

The van reversed through the front windows and door of the busy shop last night.

# centra - Friday 11 October, 2013

7 free event guides to brighten up your weekend
# Sponsored By Centra
# Sponsored By Centra

7 free event guides to brighten up your weekend

Oct 11th 2013, 3:45 PM 18,905 Views 12 Comments

Looking forward to the weekend already? So are we. Here’s how to do it on the cheap.

# centra - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Bargain Bangers is the staff-made Centra ad from Cork you've got to see
# Bang
From The Daily Edge
# Bang

Bargain Bangers is the staff-made Centra ad from Cork you've got to see

Oct 10th 2013, 8:42 AM 4,376 Views 4 Comments

BANG!

# centra - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Centra are selling actual 'hang sangwidges'
# Lunchtime
From The Daily Edge
# Lunchtime

Centra are selling actual 'hang sangwidges'

Aug 1st 2013, 10:08 AM 4,647 Views 8 Comments

Finally, a proper Irish lunch.

# centra - Monday 25 February, 2013

Centra to create 400 jobs and open 20 new stores in 2013
# Centra
# Centra

Centra to create 400 jobs and open 20 new stores in 2013

Feb 25th 2013, 2:48 PM 9,658 Views 27 Comments

The company also grew by 1.6 per cent last year, and recorded retail sales of €1.435 billion.

# centra - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Column: Centra’s gaffe isn’t the real problem here – our welfare system is
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Centra’s gaffe isn’t the real problem here – our welfare system is

Jul 7th 2012, 8:00 AM 90 Views 166 Comments

It’s not news that some benefits are spent on alcohol, writes Aaron McKenna. Time for a simple change to the system.

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