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#Christmas Shopping

# christmas-shopping - Friday 7 January, 2022

Irish shoppers splashed out on clothes and DIY supplies in the lead-up to Christmas
# Retail Sales
# Retail Sales

Irish shoppers splashed out on clothes and DIY supplies in the lead-up to Christmas

Jan 7th 2022, 2:09 PM 10,033 Views 3 Comments

But the volume of sales in pubs was still 29.2% below pre-pandemic levels in November, the CSO said.

# christmas-shopping - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Poll: Have you finished your Christmas shopping?
# The Gift Of Giving
# The Gift Of Giving

Poll: Have you finished your Christmas shopping?

Dec 14th 2021, 9:38 AM 29,615 Views 34 Comments

There are just 10 days left…

# christmas-shopping - Monday 6 December, 2021

Shop workers facing 'worrying' rise in verbal abuse from customers this Christmas
# Festive Spirit
# Festive Spirit

Shop workers facing 'worrying' rise in verbal abuse from customers this Christmas

Dec 6th 2021, 6:30 AM 37,105 Views 35 Comments

Mandate is calling for greater respect for retail workers on the frontline.

# christmas-shopping - Saturday 23 October, 2021

Poll: Will you start your Christmas shopping early this year?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Will you start your Christmas shopping early this year?

Oct 23rd 2021, 10:31 AM 33,090 Views 32 Comments

Supply chain issues are already impacting product supplies this year.

'Don't be waiting until December': Book shoppers warned of potential shortages before Christmas
# Supply Chain Issues
# Supply Chain Issues

'Don't be waiting until December': Book shoppers warned of potential shortages before Christmas

Oct 23rd 2021, 6:00 AM 13,851 Views 4 Comments

Supply chain issues are already impacting supplies this year.

# christmas-shopping - Thursday 21 October, 2021

Shoppers being warned to protect themselves from rogue traders in lead up to Christmas
# Christmas Shopping
# Christmas Shopping

Shoppers being warned to protect themselves from rogue traders in lead up to Christmas

Oct 21st 2021, 8:51 AM 8,620 Views 2 Comments

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission has issued advice to consumers.

# christmas-shopping - Friday 24 September, 2021

Taoiseach 'concerned' about Christmas delivery delays due to Brexit
# Christmas Shopping
# Christmas Shopping

Taoiseach 'concerned' about Christmas delivery delays due to Brexit

Sep 24th 2021, 6:50 PM 18,745 Views 27 Comments

Irish shoppers are being advised to start planning their Christmas purchases as soon as they can.

# christmas-shopping - Saturday 18 September, 2021

Poll: Do you plan on starting your Christmas shopping early to avoid delivery delays?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan on starting your Christmas shopping early to avoid delivery delays?

Sep 18th 2021, 9:53 AM 36,720 Views 50 Comments

Consumer growth is having a profound impact on global supply chains.

# christmas-shopping - Thursday 24 December, 2020

Polishing off your Christmas shopping today? Here's how you can stay safe and support local business
# Yule Be Glad
# Yule Be Glad

Polishing off your Christmas shopping today? Here's how you can stay safe and support local business

Dec 24th 2020, 11:40 AM 7,679 Views 4 Comments

Check with your local authority or chamber and shop local.

# christmas-shopping - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Poll: Have you done any Christmas shopping in person?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Have you done any Christmas shopping in person?

Dec 10th 2020, 9:57 AM 30,261 Views 19 Comments

Non-essential retail reopened last week.

# christmas-shopping - Friday 27 November, 2020

'Abuse is never part of the job': Calls for employers and consumers to respect retail workers this Christmas
# Christmas Rush
# Christmas Rush

'Abuse is never part of the job': Calls for employers and consumers to respect retail workers this Christmas

Nov 27th 2020, 11:16 AM 12,716 Views 24 Comments

Trade union Mandate said it has received numerous complaints from retail workers.

# christmas-shopping - Monday 16 November, 2020

Poll: Have you started your Christmas shopping?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you started your Christmas shopping?

Nov 16th 2020, 8:14 AM 33,789 Views 26 Comments

There are 39 days left until Christmas.

# christmas-shopping - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

'Please bear with us': Huge spike in parcel volumes causing delays as Level 5 online shopping booms
# An Post
# An Post

'Please bear with us': Huge spike in parcel volumes causing delays as Level 5 online shopping booms

Nov 11th 2020, 12:05 AM 74,022 Views 101 Comments

Between the deluge of online orders and the need to social distance in depots, An Post has said “everything takes longer” this year.

# christmas-shopping - Sunday 25 October, 2020

It won't be anything like a normal Christmas but some retailers are hopeful online sales will keep things ticking over
# Yule Want To Read This
# Yule Want To Read This

It won't be anything like a normal Christmas but some retailers are hopeful online sales will keep things ticking over

Oct 25th 2020, 7:15 AM 24,365 Views 34 Comments

Business owners wonder what the shortened seasonal lead-in will mean for them.

# christmas-shopping - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Poll: Will you make an extra effort to 'buy Irish' this Christmas?
# Christmas Shopping
# Christmas Shopping

Poll: Will you make an extra effort to 'buy Irish' this Christmas?

Oct 21st 2020, 9:45 AM 50,735 Views 129 Comments

Many Irish businesses have an online presence and in the run-up to Christmas will rely heavily on support here at home.

# christmas-shopping - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Safety first, selection boxes second: What will Christmas week look like in Irish supermarkets this year?
# Christmas Crowds
# Christmas Crowds

Safety first, selection boxes second: What will Christmas week look like in Irish supermarkets this year?

Oct 11th 2020, 12:05 AM 57,087 Views 44 Comments

Tesco Ireland’s chief operating officer has urged shoppers not to panic.

# christmas-shopping - Friday 27 December, 2019

Poll: How much did you spend on Christmas presents this year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How much did you spend on Christmas presents this year?

Dec 27th 2019, 8:00 AM 29,324 Views 30 Comments

Was it High Street Christmas or did you go DIY?

# christmas-shopping - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Poll: Should supermarkets stop selling some food at a loss at Christmas?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should supermarkets stop selling some food at a loss at Christmas?

Dec 15th 2019, 9:45 AM 38,366 Views 60 Comments

Larger shops sell fresh food at a loss to encourage sales on other goods.

# christmas-shopping - Monday 2 December, 2019

Consumer watchdog issues warning about controversial tech retailer Click.ie
# Christmas Shopping
# Christmas Shopping

Consumer watchdog issues warning about controversial tech retailer Click.ie

Dec 2nd 2019, 4:47 PM 35,379 Views 14 Comments

The CCPC said the warning is especially noteworthy ahead of the Christmas period.

# christmas-shopping - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Trying to shop for presents more sustainably this Christmas? Here's what experts suggest
# Green Christmas
# Green Christmas

Trying to shop for presents more sustainably this Christmas? Here's what experts suggest

Nov 30th 2019, 11:00 AM 18,797 Views 12 Comments

From wrapping paper to wax wraps, a guide to making Christmas shopping a little greener.

# christmas-shopping - Friday 29 November, 2019

New rules to ensure gift vouchers are valid for five years kick in on Monday
# Cyber Monday
# Cyber Monday

New rules to ensure gift vouchers are valid for five years kick in on Monday

Nov 29th 2019, 7:30 AM 14,827 Views 14 Comments

From next week, shoppers will be able to use more than one voucher per transaction.

# christmas-shopping - Saturday 22 December, 2018

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

Poll: Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet?

Dec 22nd 2018, 9:59 AM 19,646 Views 25 Comments

If you haven’t, you’re cutting it a bit fine.

# christmas-shopping - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Save or splurge: 14 pyjama sets to suit any budget this festive season
# Christmas Shopping
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas Shopping

Save or splurge: 14 pyjama sets to suit any budget this festive season

Dec 16th 2018, 11:00 AM 6,182 Views 0 Comments

Nothing beats a new pair of pyjamas.

# christmas-shopping - Saturday 8 December, 2018

How much money will the average household spend this month? It's the week in numbers
# Christmas Shopping
# Christmas Shopping

How much money will the average household spend this month? It's the week in numbers

Dec 8th 2018, 7:00 PM 16,744 Views 2 Comments

Plus: The number of minutes that Electric Picnic tickets sold out in.

# christmas-shopping - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Strikes to take place at two Tesco stores in lead up to Christmas
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Strikes to take place at two Tesco stores in lead up to Christmas

Dec 2nd 2018, 3:25 PM 50,501 Views 35 Comments

Workers at the stores will strike on three dates, and there is a possibility that the strike may spread.

# christmas-shopping - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Poll: Have you started the Christmas shopping yet?
# The C Word
From The Daily Edge
# The C Word

Poll: Have you started the Christmas shopping yet?

Oct 20th 2018, 3:00 PM 6,232 Views 5 Comments

Yes, we know it’s the middle of October.

# christmas-shopping - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Bayern Munich complete €13 million signing of German striker
# Christmas Shopping
From The42
# Christmas Shopping

Bayern Munich complete €13 million signing of German striker

Dec 21st 2017, 10:04 AM 13,702 Views 8 Comments

Wagner will arrive at Bayern in January after the Bundesliga champions announced a two-and-a-half-year deal on Thursday.

# christmas-shopping - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

4 events for... anyone who still hasn't finished their Christmas shopping
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# Sponsored By Schweppes

4 events for... anyone who still hasn't finished their Christmas shopping

Dec 12th 2017, 10:32 AM 449 Views 0 Comments

From markets to pop-ups, there’s something for every Christmas shopper.

# christmas-shopping - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Poll: Will you be doing any Christmas shopping online this year?
# Family Poll
# Family Poll

Poll: Will you be doing any Christmas shopping online this year?

Dec 6th 2017, 5:42 PM 555 Views 1 Comment

Irish households spend an average of €2,654 in the run up to Christmas.

# christmas-shopping - Sunday 3 December, 2017

11 cute Kris Kindle gifts under €11 for the beauty lover in your life
# Christmas Shopping
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas Shopping

11 cute Kris Kindle gifts under €11 for the beauty lover in your life

Dec 3rd 2017, 8:00 PM 8,350 Views 0 Comments

Perfect.

11 people you will encounter if you dare to go 'up town' in December
# Chaos
From The Daily Edge
# Chaos

11 people you will encounter if you dare to go 'up town' in December

Dec 3rd 2017, 7:00 PM 7,267 Views 0 Comments

Don’t do it.

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

Poll: Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet?

Dec 3rd 2017, 10:13 AM 19,841 Views 22 Comments

It’s only 22 days till Christmas.

# christmas-shopping - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Gardaí warn shoppers to be vigilant after UK footage of parcel theft
# Online Shopping
# Online Shopping

Gardaí warn shoppers to be vigilant after UK footage of parcel theft

Dec 2nd 2017, 4:40 PM 34,697 Views 53 Comments

A homeowner in Surrey had installed a doorbell camera that filmed the theft of a parcel delivered to his house.

# christmas-shopping - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

'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.

# christmas-shopping - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Arsenal and Liverpool target Julian Draxler signs for PSG
# Christmas Shopping
From The42
# Christmas Shopping

Arsenal and Liverpool target Julian Draxler signs for PSG

Dec 24th 2016, 11:33 AM 5,932 Views 6 Comments

Why wait for the January Sales?

# christmas-shopping - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

A quarter of shoppers to go to Northern Ireland for Christmas deals
# Retail
# Retail

A quarter of shoppers to go to Northern Ireland for Christmas deals

Dec 20th 2016, 6:05 AM 7,608 Views 48 Comments

A new survey also showed that young people are the most likely to cross the border.

# christmas-shopping - Friday 16 December, 2016

A Love Letter To Retail Workers And Bar Staff, The Real Christmas MVPs
# Work It Out
From The Daily Edge
# Work It Out

A Love Letter To Retail Workers And Bar Staff, The Real Christmas MVPs

Dec 16th 2016, 8:15 PM 4,669 Views 4 Comments

The heroes we need but do not deserve.

# christmas-shopping - Friday 9 December, 2016

18 Christmas shopping mistakes we make every single year
# Online Shopping
From The Daily Edge
# Online Shopping

18 Christmas shopping mistakes we make every single year

Dec 9th 2016, 1:18 PM 7,961 Views 6 Comments

“That shadowy place is Penneys, Simba, You must never go there.”

# christmas-shopping - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

21 memories that are too real for anyone who's worked retail at Christmas
# Check The Roster
From The Daily Edge
# Check The Roster

21 memories that are too real for anyone who's worked retail at Christmas

Dec 6th 2016, 9:30 PM 13,430 Views 5 Comments

Christmas cheer? It’s not in here.

7 tasty places to grab a festive take-away coffee while you Christmas shop
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# Sponsored By Visa Contactless

7 tasty places to grab a festive take-away coffee while you Christmas shop

Dec 6th 2016, 12:03 PM 10,161 Views 11 Comments

Don’t worry – there are other festive drinks in there, too.

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