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#Clerys

# clerys - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Flannels and H&M announce new flagship stores in Clerys Quarter
# Clerys
# Clerys

Flannels and H&M announce new flagship stores in Clerys Quarter

Jan 13th 2022, 1:25 PM 21,397 Views 15 Comments

The two leading retailers will open new stores on the O’Connell street site later this year.

# clerys - Friday 21 May, 2021

'Lawful but preferably not': Debenhams, Clery's and the future of collective redundancies
# Debenhams Debacle
# Debenhams Debacle

'Lawful but preferably not': Debenhams, Clery's and the future of collective redundancies

Updated May 21st 2021, 12:25 PM 36,258 Views 28 Comments

Debenhams workers have voted to accept a €3 million package, which will end their industrial action.

# clerys - Friday 30 August, 2019

Businesswoman Deirdre Foley shared in multimillion payout from Clerys site sale
# Clerys
# Clerys

Businesswoman Deirdre Foley shared in multimillion payout from Clerys site sale

Aug 30th 2019, 7:42 PM 27,177 Views 0 Comments

The famous department store was sold to Press Up.

# clerys - Friday 25 January, 2019

Here's what the new Clerys Quarter will look like
# CLERYS CLOCK
# CLERYS CLOCK

Here's what the new Clerys Quarter will look like

Jan 25th 2019, 3:38 PM 52,329 Views 21 Comments

Office space, shops and a hotel will be built on the site of the iconic former department store.

# clerys - Friday 30 November, 2018

The Christmas window displays are back at the Clerys building - take a look
# Switched On
# Switched On

The Christmas window displays are back at the Clerys building - take a look

Nov 30th 2018, 4:06 PM 20,498 Views 10 Comments

The windows look back at various decades throughout the history of Clerys, from the 1850s to the 1980s.

# clerys - Thursday 4 October, 2018

European investment group to acquire Clerys building in deal reportedly worth over €60m
# Under The Clock
# Under The Clock

European investment group to acquire Clerys building in deal reportedly worth over €60m

Oct 4th 2018, 11:55 AM 12,738 Views 16 Comments

The building was once home to one of the capital’s most iconic department stores.

# clerys - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

'O'Connell Street should be a place people want to get to rather than get through'
# Glory Days
# Glory Days

'O'Connell Street should be a place people want to get to rather than get through'

Jun 12th 2018, 8:14 PM 20,874 Views 54 Comments

Clerys’ shutters came down for the final time on 12 June 2015 – and today a memorial was held for the store.

# clerys - Monday 23 April, 2018

State to appeal decision to strike out charges against company which ran Clerys department store
# Clerys
# Clerys

State to appeal decision to strike out charges against company which ran Clerys department store

Apr 23rd 2018, 5:55 PM 11,311 Views 0 Comments

Some 460 people lost their jobs in collective redundancies, 130 off whom were directly employed by Clerys, when it closed its doors for the last time in June 2015.

# clerys - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Items from Clerys, Shelbourne Hotel and iconic Celtic Tiger nightclubs going under the hammer
# Going Going Gone
# Going Going Gone

Items from Clerys, Shelbourne Hotel and iconic Celtic Tiger nightclubs going under the hammer

Feb 24th 2018, 9:00 AM 28,886 Views 6 Comments

A host of items from Howl at the Moon and the Residence Club are to be sold off.

# clerys - Friday 28 July, 2017

Businesswoman to go on trial over handling of Clerys redundancies
# Clerys
# Clerys

Businesswoman to go on trial over handling of Clerys redundancies

Jul 28th 2017, 4:08 PM 32,903 Views 0 Comments

460 people lost jobs, 130 of whom were directly employed by Clerys.

# clerys - Monday 10 April, 2017

Businesswoman faces criminal charges in relation to Clerys redundancies
# Courts
# Courts

Businesswoman faces criminal charges in relation to Clerys redundancies

Apr 10th 2017, 4:13 PM 36,061 Views 0 Comments

Criminal proceedings commenced at Dublin’s District Court today.

# clerys - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'We were there almost 37 years... it was like a family bereavement': Clerys workers speak out after deal reached
# Clocking Out
# Clocking Out

'We were there almost 37 years... it was like a family bereavement': Clerys workers speak out after deal reached

Mar 22nd 2017, 6:00 AM 8,860 Views 8 Comments

A deal was reached this week which will see the old building redeveloped.

# clerys - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Clerys workers are going to get a settlement, almost two years after the department store shut down
# At Last
# At Last

Clerys workers are going to get a settlement, almost two years after the department store shut down

Mar 21st 2017, 11:11 AM 18,715 Views 37 Comments

The full details of the settlement are confidential.

# clerys - Saturday 25 February, 2017

A quarter of the cash from Clerys' liquidation has gone to accountants and lawyers
# Under The Clock
# Under The Clock

A quarter of the cash from Clerys' liquidation has gone to accountants and lawyers

Feb 25th 2017, 7:05 AM 9,293 Views 19 Comments

The state was forced to pick up the €2 million tab for sacked workers’ redundancy entitlements.

# clerys - Monday 12 December, 2016

Clerys building to come to life with extra floor and glass atrium
# Under The Clock
# Under The Clock

Clerys building to come to life with extra floor and glass atrium

Dec 12th 2016, 8:53 AM 30,763 Views 62 Comments

Planning permission has been granted by Dublin City Council.

# clerys - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Former Clerys CEO: 'Faced with the same choice, I would still sell the store'
# Retail
# Retail

Former Clerys CEO: 'Faced with the same choice, I would still sell the store'

Oct 30th 2016, 6:45 AM 12,275 Views 21 Comments

PJ Timmins was Clerys CEO when it went into receivership and was sold to US firm Gordon Bros in 2012.

# clerys - Monday 22 August, 2016

If politicians are really interested in 'new politics' they should work to secure justice for the Clerys workers
# Opinion
# Opinion

If politicians are really interested in 'new politics' they should work to secure justice for the Clerys workers

Aug 22nd 2016, 8:00 AM 123 Views 44 Comments

Sinn Féin TD David Cullinane argues that political parties can work together to produce legislation on protecting workers’ rights.

# clerys - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Clerys workers heckle and criticise director of property firm at High Court
# Under The Clock
# Under The Clock

Clerys workers heckle and criticise director of property firm at High Court

Jul 12th 2016, 10:21 PM 19,783 Views 0 Comments

The High Court today heard about a pack containing employee’s details that led to the inspection of D2 Private Ltd.

# clerys - Sunday 12 June, 2016

One year on, Clerys workers continue to seek justice for other workers
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

One year on, Clerys workers continue to seek justice for other workers

Jun 12th 2016, 8:30 AM 7,904 Views 20 Comments

Clerys workers will hold a one-year anniversary protest at the store today.

# clerys - Friday 20 May, 2016

Company at centre of Clerys closure launches High Court challenge against investigators
# Natrium Ltd
# Natrium Ltd

Company at centre of Clerys closure launches High Court challenge against investigators

May 20th 2016, 7:48 PM 15,778 Views 0 Comments

The investigators entered the premises of D2 Private Ltd yesterday and seized a laptop and some records.

# clerys - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Retirement, new jobs and better laws: Clerys workers proud and positive after 'appalling' treatment
# Clerys
# Clerys

Retirement, new jobs and better laws: Clerys workers proud and positive after 'appalling' treatment

Jan 14th 2016, 4:58 PM 13,088 Views 16 Comments

A review was announced today to try to stop a repeat of what happened to the 460 Clerys workers.

# clerys - Monday 21 December, 2015

Christmas at Clerys: A century of bittersweet memories
# Rewinding The Clock
# Rewinding The Clock

Christmas at Clerys: A century of bittersweet memories

Dec 21st 2015, 10:00 PM 17,658 Views 21 Comments

How much for a bag of toy soldiers?

# clerys - Friday 11 December, 2015

Clerys operators used "ponzi scheme" to pay concession holders, court told
# Courts
# Courts

Clerys operators used "ponzi scheme" to pay concession holders, court told

Dec 11th 2015, 5:51 PM 20,518 Views 0 Comments

Details of how businessmen and women working within Clery’s were paid were revealed in court today.

# clerys - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Clerys staff want the store's closure to leave behind a legacy
# Closed
# Closed

Clerys staff want the store's closure to leave behind a legacy

Nov 29th 2015, 8:30 AM 16,127 Views 13 Comments

They want the government to change company law.

# clerys - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

What does the Selfridges takeover mean for the future of Arnotts?
# Moving On Up
# Moving On Up

What does the Selfridges takeover mean for the future of Arnotts?

Nov 3rd 2015, 4:25 PM 20,979 Views 26 Comments

Retail experts say the development is great news for the department store – and for Dublin in general.

# clerys - Friday 23 October, 2015

Clerys may be gone, but Clerys Santa will still be here this Christmas
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Clerys may be gone, but Clerys Santa will still be here this Christmas

Oct 23rd 2015, 11:00 AM 13,254 Views 21 Comments

All that’s changed is the location.

# clerys - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Another landmark store gone: Boyers to shut down at start of 2016
# Dublin Landmark
# Dublin Landmark

Another landmark store gone: Boyers to shut down at start of 2016

Sep 9th 2015, 6:57 PM 29,060 Views 56 Comments

The landmark store will close in January. Negotiations with unions are due to get under way.

# clerys - Friday 28 August, 2015

'I gave 45 years to the store': After 11 weeks, former Clerys staff aren't going away
# Fallout
# Fallout

'I gave 45 years to the store': After 11 weeks, former Clerys staff aren't going away

Aug 28th 2015, 3:20 PM 14,563 Views 36 Comments

400 people lost their jobs overnight when the store closed suddenly.

# clerys - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Company that sold Clerys made €7.7 million in flood damage claim
# Clerys
# Clerys

Company that sold Clerys made €7.7 million in flood damage claim

Aug 15th 2015, 1:09 PM 21,018 Views 36 Comments

Financial accounts show the insurance payout was significantly higher than the damage had been valued at.

# clerys - 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 13,474 Views 37 Comments

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

# clerys - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Best Menswear has gone into examinership
# Clerys Fallout
# Clerys Fallout

Best Menswear has gone into examinership

Jul 21st 2015, 11:02 PM 33,209 Views 38 Comments

The store operates 13 branches around the country.

# clerys - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

There's now an unofficial Clerys pop-up shop on Parnell Street
# Liquidation
# Liquidation

There's now an unofficial Clerys pop-up shop on Parnell Street

Jul 7th 2015, 3:51 PM 30,215 Views 7 Comments

The liquidation store was opened last week by a former Clerys concession holder.

# clerys - Monday 6 July, 2015

The company that ran Clerys has been officially wound up
# Officially Done
# Officially Done

The company that ran Clerys has been officially wound up

Jul 6th 2015, 5:41 PM 10,129 Views 22 Comments

The High Court officially ordered that OCS Operations Ltd be wound up today with no opposition to the application.

# clerys - Monday 22 June, 2015

How two other Clerys bidders would have saved the store and its workers
# Behind Closed Doors
# Behind Closed Doors

How two other Clerys bidders would have saved the store and its workers

Jun 22nd 2015, 10:12 AM 15,431 Views 38 Comments

One reportedly wanted to turn it into Dublin’s answer to Bloomingdale’s.

# clerys - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Jun 21st 2015, 10:20 AM 11,280 Views 3 Comments

Everyone was talking about the Clerys closure, tax havens and high flyers.

# clerys - Friday 19 June, 2015

Pictures: Clerys workers protesting outside the HQ of the company that closed their store
# Mountain To Mohammed
# Mountain To Mohammed

Pictures: Clerys workers protesting outside the HQ of the company that closed their store

Jun 19th 2015, 10:49 PM 51,768 Views 102 Comments

The shop’s new owners, Natrium, finally broke their silence on the matter this morning.

Poll: A retailers group thinks water protests contributed to Clerys decline, do you?
# Yoursay
# Yoursay

Poll: A retailers group thinks water protests contributed to Clerys decline, do you?

Jun 19th 2015, 10:08 PM 29,941 Views 176 Comments

“It was definitely a contributory circumstance.”

# clerys - Thursday 18 June, 2015

'I'm here tearing my shop down as we speak'
# Clerys
# Clerys

'I'm here tearing my shop down as we speak'

Jun 18th 2015, 6:00 PM 34,524 Views 21 Comments

Louise Hogan ran a successful business in the department store for 13 years.

From 1997 to 2015: Comparing a pre-Celtic Tiger liquidation to recession company busts
# Immoral Activity
# Immoral Activity

From 1997 to 2015: Comparing a pre-Celtic Tiger liquidation to recession company busts

Jun 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 17,064 Views 22 Comments

The sale of Clerys with the loss of almost 500 jobs last week serves as an uncomfortable reminder of just how vulnerable workers are when a company ceases to exist.

# clerys - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Gerry Adams says there were "serious conflicts of interest" in Clerys sale
# Golden Circles
# Golden Circles

Gerry Adams says there were "serious conflicts of interest" in Clerys sale

Jun 17th 2015, 2:06 PM 13,322 Views 69 Comments

He wants company law to be changed to protect workers from “rogue employers”.

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