Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Tuesday 31 January 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Primark

Last year
2022
# safety Alert
Recall order issued on children's plates sold in Penneys due to chemical contamination fears
It is the second recall in as many months with a similar order by the FSA of the Primark Winnie the Pooh plate in August.
# Product Recall
Penneys recalls Winnie the Pooh plate over presence of lead and formaldehyde
The Food Safety Authority of Ireland said health effects are not expected from using the plates.
# Penneys
Belfast Primark to reopen in November after refurbishment due to fire
The store will be 76% bigger than it was previously and a new fifth floor will open.
All time
# Penneys
Penneys to create 700 new jobs with 250 million euro investment
The Tanaiste said the expansion was an enormous vote of confidence in the Irish retail sector.
# England
Primark stores and Tate Modern among venues in England hosting pop-up jab clinics
Officials are seeking to maximise protection before restrictions are lifted on Monday.
# Covid-19
Debunked: No, some Penneys stores are not reopening on a trial basis this week
It appears as though misinformation about Penneys reopening is being deliberately shared in a bid to dupe people.
# Penneys
Primark agrees to pay for £370 million worth of orders from suppliers
Primark had previously only committed to orders which had been in transit or scheduled to be shipped by 18 March.
# penneys hun
Penneys to close all its Irish stores until further notice due to coronavirus
Some 5,000 employees will be affected by the closures.
# Hoax
Essex police say human bone found in Primark socks not linked to crime
The police investigation and a probe by the company at its factory have now concluded.
# Pay increase
Labour Court recommends pay increase of 2.25% for 5,000 workers at Penneys
However, 2.25% falls short of the 3.4% increase that the Mandate union was seeking on behalf of its members.
# RIP
Penneys founder Arthur Ryan has died aged 83
Mr Ryan founded the clothing retailer in 1969.
# Thanks Penneys
Penneys' online trial could bring 'incremental' growth, but its future still lies in bricks and mortar
The retailer has just opened its biggest store in the world in Birmingham.
# retail and services
Penneys' online trial could bring 'incremental' growth, but its future still lies in bricks and mortar
The retailer has just opened its biggest store in the world in Birmingham.
# Penneys
Primark to move 220 UK staff to Dublin - but not because of Brexit
It said that in cases where it didn’t suit employees to work in Dublin, redundancies would be offered as a “last resort”.
# Commonwealth House
Primark set to reopen at new location in Belfast tomorrow following major fire at former store
The retailer’s new outlet in Commonwealth House on Castle Street will open on 8 December.
# retail and services
Penneys' owner will keep shunning online shopping so it can drive social media 'mania'
Associated British Foods is planning to introduce more partnerships with so-called ‘influencers’.
# skincare
Penneys are releasing a skincare range with beauty guru Alex Steinherr
This looks interesting and it’s SO affordable.
# thanks hun
Penneys stepped in to defend a plus-sized blogger after backlash on their Instagram account
Emma Hill was showing off her outfit on Primark’s official Instagram account.
# Belfast
Primark says staff from store destroyed by fire will be paid until end of year
The company plans to allocate workers to other stores.
# Belfast
Primark says staff from store destroyed by fire will be paid next week
The news comes after management met with hundreds of staff from the store.
# Belfast
Staff being given 'support and information' after fire completely destroys Belfast Primark store
The area surrounding the building remains cordoned off this evening.
# Penneys
Penneys' new eyeshadow palette is being hailed as a serious Huda Beauty dupe
Penneys is out here doing the Lord’s work.
# Primark
Praise is heaped upon Primark for using an amputee model in latest ad campaign
A step in the right direction.
# leaping bunny
Penneys' own brand makeup has just been certified 100% cruelty-free
PS… Cosmetics can now display the Leaping Bunny logo.
# Thanks Penneys
Penneys has a €25 rainbow dress if you're stuck for an outfit for Pride
SoSueMe and Courtney Smith have been singing its praises.
# stick to the knitting
Why some fashion stores like Penneys and TK Maxx resist selling online
Despite its popularity, e-commerce doesn’t always make business sense.
# dupes
Fans of Glossier will be excited to try Penneys' new cloud cream blushes
They’re part of the new Korean beauty range.
# bosom buddies
People are horrified by this gal's story of accidentally trying on someone else's bra in Penneys
EEEEUUUUGH.
# Thanks Penneys
A dupe for the KKW Beauty contour kit is on its way to Penneys
It’s identical.
# liquid fix
This new Penneys product could be the Inglot dupe you've been searching for
On the money again.
# human calzone
Penneys are selling a pizza-shaped blanket and we're going to need one immediately
Just imagine cuddling up in this with a Dominos.
# payday buys
13 things under €13 from Penneys that'll keep you cosy AF this winter
Treat yourself.
# Skin Deep
What's in my makeup bag? Amy Mulvaney
Having a rummage through some of our favourite faces’ wares.
# soaring profits
The Swords outfit that provides security to Penneys made a fortune last year
Outsourced services provider Noonan was recently sold to a South African group for €175 million.
# thanks hun preemark
People have been pronouncing Primark wrong and it's causing scraps on Twitter
Ok what is it though.
# student gaffs
8 things you could buy for the cost of rent in the new student accommodation in Dublin
That’s a lot of instant noodles.
# Dangerous chemical
Primark recalls men's flip-flops - but Irish stores unaffected
The black, blue and khaki flip-flops were on sale in Primark stores between the 4 January and 2 June this year.
# penneys hun
Cosmopolitan just found out that Primark is called Penneys in Ireland and they're freaking out
Nothing makes an Irish person more uncomfortable than calling it Primark.
# chip
People are going fully mad for this cute Beauty and the Beast purse from Penneys
No really. There has been a run on them in the UK. They’re selling them for four times the price on eBay.
# candle in the wind
For everyone out there with a crippling addiction to Penneys candles
Same girl, same. *inhales deeply*