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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# peats

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Here’s what happened today: Monday
Everyone’s talking about John Kerry’s strong speech on Syria and a shooting that went wrong in Dublin.
Peats ‘World of Electronics’ shuts its doors
Twenty-two staff members will be made redundant, the family owners announced today.
Peats 'World of Electronics' to exit examinership
The long-running Dublin chain is set to exit examinership following a successful meeting with creditors.
Column: My rollercoaster ride to save the family business
Six weeks ago, Ben Peat thought his 70-year-old family electronics business was going under – but public support helped save his company from becoming another footnote in the story of the recession.
The Daily Fix: Saturday
Potentially devastating bomb in Newry, legendary artist laid to rest, and good news for Peats…
It's back: Peats reopens its doors in Dublin
After 78 years in business, the electronics store closed its 11 branches earlier this month – but today it reopened its Parnell Street branch.
'Wave of goodwill' sees two Peats electronics stores saved
The electronics chain, which had announced plans to go into liquidation, will instead trade under examinership in two outlets.
Column: Much-loved Peats is history - and its like will be missed
In today’s world great customer service and dedication are no longer enough for a business, writes Peter Faulkner. But what have we lost?
Peats to seek liquidator - 11 stores closed
The first Peats store was opened in 1934. Tonight, employees were told that all 11 shops in the chain will close. Staff will receive full redundancy pay and entitlements.