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# retail-and-services - Friday 1 March, 2019

Lidl paused plans for a controversial Kildare store - but it hasn't thrown in the towel yet
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Lidl paused plans for a controversial Kildare store - but it hasn't thrown in the towel yet

Mar 1st 2019, 1:00 PM 4,993 Views 0 Comments

The second store in Naas received 40 objections and was refused for contravening town centre plans.

# retail-and-services - Thursday 28 February, 2019

'A burden, outdated, absolute folly': Eir lashed out against a bid for it to maintain public payphones
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# Retail And Services

'A burden, outdated, absolute folly': Eir lashed out against a bid for it to maintain public payphones

Feb 28th 2019, 4:27 PM 903 Views 0 Comments

The telco lodged a scornful submission as part of ComReg’s review of the service.

Welcome to the 'experience economy': Why restaurants are moving into shopping centres
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Welcome to the 'experience economy': Why restaurants are moving into shopping centres

Feb 28th 2019, 4:24 PM 7,793 Views 4 Comments

Outlets like Dundrum Town Centre and Liffey Valley are using food to drive footfall.

# retail-and-services - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

'A burden, outdated, absolute folly': Eir lashed out against a bid for it to maintain public payphones
# Retail And Services
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# Retail And Services

'A burden, outdated, absolute folly': Eir lashed out against a bid for it to maintain public payphones

Feb 26th 2019, 7:10 PM 3,006 Views 0 Comments

The telco lodged a scornful submission as part of ComReg’s review of the service.

# retail-and-services - Monday 25 February, 2019

Welcome to the 'experience economy': Why restaurants are moving into shopping centres
# Retail And Services
From Business ETC
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Welcome to the 'experience economy': Why restaurants are moving into shopping centres

Feb 25th 2019, 11:39 AM 1,996 Views 0 Comments

Outlets like Dundrum Town Centre and Liffey Valley are using food to drive footfall.

# retail-and-services - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Brussels has ordered online retailers to clean up 'irregularities' in how they display prices
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# Retail And Services

Brussels has ordered online retailers to clean up 'irregularities' in how they display prices

Feb 23rd 2019, 1:00 AM 355 Views 0 Comments

But local retail representatives are confident the problem is not an ‘Irish issue’.

# retail-and-services - Friday 22 February, 2019

Weight-loss tea maker Miss Fit has shut up shop weeks after a recall of 'misleading' products
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

Weight-loss tea maker Miss Fit has shut up shop weeks after a recall of 'misleading' products

Feb 22nd 2019, 10:48 AM 9,183 Views 8 Comments

The company’s CEO said the closure has nothing to do with a recent FSAI enforcement order.

# retail-and-services - Thursday 21 February, 2019

WeBringg has changed its name and quietly downplayed its Amazon-style delivery model
# Startups And Tech
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# Startups And Tech

WeBringg has changed its name and quietly downplayed its Amazon-style delivery model

Feb 21st 2019, 6:00 PM 2,765 Views 0 Comments

The startup has re-branded as ‘WeDispatch’ to quell any confusion around its business.

# retail-and-services - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

An Post is planning to roll out Parcel Motel-style delivery lockers
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

An Post is planning to roll out Parcel Motel-style delivery lockers

Feb 19th 2019, 8:00 PM 21,516 Views 55 Comments

The company is hoping to become the ‘e-commerce backbone of Ireland’.

Weight-loss tea maker Miss Fit has shut up shop weeks after a recall of 'misleading' products
# Food And Drink
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# Food And Drink

Weight-loss tea maker Miss Fit has shut up shop weeks after a recall of 'misleading' products

Feb 19th 2019, 6:00 PM 4,573 Views 0 Comments

The company’s CEO said the closure has nothing to do with a recent FSAI enforcement order.

An Post is planning to roll out Parcel Motel-style delivery lockers
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# Retail And Services

An Post is planning to roll out Parcel Motel-style delivery lockers

Feb 19th 2019, 1:00 AM 2,762 Views 0 Comments

The company is hoping to become the ‘e-commerce backbone of Ireland’.

# retail-and-services - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Grocery delivery startup Buymie has secured fresh funding from retail and rugby stars
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# Startups And Tech

Grocery delivery startup Buymie has secured fresh funding from retail and rugby stars

Feb 14th 2019, 6:01 PM 4,012 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin startup recently signed a deal with Lidl to provide its customers with a one-hour delivery service.

# retail-and-services - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Global consultancy Procorre is closing its Dublin operation after a decade because it's 'not viable'
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Global consultancy Procorre is closing its Dublin operation after a decade because it's 'not viable'

Feb 12th 2019, 6:00 PM 1,366 Views 0 Comments

The wider group, which also has offices in Singapore, the UK and Switzerland, will continue trading.

# retail-and-services - Sunday 10 February, 2019

After a three-year absence, free public Wi-Fi is coming back to Dublin - but not the city centre
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# Connected

After a three-year absence, free public Wi-Fi is coming back to Dublin - but not the city centre

Feb 10th 2019, 7:00 AM 19,917 Views 29 Comments

The local authority concluded that restaurants and cafés can provide access instead.

# retail-and-services - Thursday 7 February, 2019

After a three-year absence, free public Wi-Fi is coming back to Dublin - but not the city centre
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

After a three-year absence, free public Wi-Fi is coming back to Dublin - but not the city centre

Feb 7th 2019, 5:15 PM 2,024 Views 2 Comments

The local authority concluded that restaurants and cafés can provide access instead.

Freshly Chopped plans to sell hats, knives and tea towels to keep its Grafton Street outlet alive
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Freshly Chopped plans to sell hats, knives and tea towels to keep its Grafton Street outlet alive

Feb 7th 2019, 4:53 PM 19,879 Views 22 Comments

The salad bar chain is trying to make peace with Dublin council after a lengthy planning dispute.

# retail-and-services - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

After a three-year absence, free public Wi-Fi is coming back to Dublin - but not the city centre
# Retail And Services
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# Retail And Services

After a three-year absence, free public Wi-Fi is coming back to Dublin - but not the city centre

Feb 5th 2019, 2:29 PM 3,240 Views 0 Comments

The local authority concluded that restaurants and cafés can provide access instead.

# retail-and-services - Monday 4 February, 2019

Freshly Chopped plans to sell hats, knives and tea towels to keep its Grafton Street outlet alive
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Freshly Chopped plans to sell hats, knives and tea towels to keep its Grafton Street outlet alive

Feb 4th 2019, 6:15 PM 4,430 Views 0 Comments

The salad bar chain is trying to make peace with Dublin council after a lengthy planning dispute.

# retail-and-services - Thursday 31 January, 2019

The Ilac's owners hope to turn Henry Street into a Dundrum-style late-night shopping district
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# Retail And Services

The Ilac's owners hope to turn Henry Street into a Dundrum-style late-night shopping district

Jan 31st 2019, 4:38 PM 10,797 Views 15 Comments

Hammerson says it is in talks with other businesses in the area about opening late into the evening.

Most Christmas shoppers bought at least one gift online - but probably not through an Irish store
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Most Christmas shoppers bought at least one gift online - but probably not through an Irish store

Jan 31st 2019, 1:18 PM 371 Views 0 Comments

Industry representatives have called for more State funding for e-commerce.

# retail-and-services - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

The Ilac's owners hope to turn Henry Street into a Dundrum-style late-night shopping district
# Retail And Services
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# Retail And Services

The Ilac's owners hope to turn Henry Street into a Dundrum-style late-night shopping district

Jan 30th 2019, 11:28 AM 5,740 Views 0 Comments

Hammerson says it is in talks with other businesses in the area about opening late into the evening.

# retail-and-services - Thursday 24 January, 2019

'It's tough turning away customers - we can’t be all things to all people'
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

'It's tough turning away customers - we can’t be all things to all people'

Jan 24th 2019, 3:39 PM 705 Views 0 Comments

Gerard Forde of Bizimply talks about self-starters and competing with big multinationals.

# retail-and-services - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

'It's tough turning away customers - we can’t be all things to all people'
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'It's tough turning away customers - we can’t be all things to all people'

Jan 23rd 2019, 1:54 PM 1,445 Views 0 Comments

Gerard Forde of Bizimply talks about self-starters and competing with big multinationals.

# retail-and-services - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Festive spending took a hit and retailers have pointed the finger at... Black Friday again
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Festive spending took a hit and retailers have pointed the finger at... Black Friday again

Jan 16th 2019, 7:02 PM 511 Views 0 Comments

New figures from Visa show overall spending by consumers fell last month.

# retail-and-services - Monday 14 January, 2019

Over two years after a Brexit scare, forklift maker Combilift is forecasting double-digit UK growth
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Over two years after a Brexit scare, forklift maker Combilift is forecasting double-digit UK growth

Jan 14th 2019, 6:00 PM 1,419 Views 0 Comments

The Monaghan giant previously said duties could prompt it to move manufacturing to the North.

# retail-and-services - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Louis Copeland's family wants to create the next Avoca of the Irish crafts market
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

Louis Copeland's family wants to create the next Avoca of the Irish crafts market

Jan 10th 2019, 4:03 PM 1,157 Views 1 Comment

The family recently launched the Made of Irish online store selling items like candles and pottery.

# retail-and-services - Monday 7 January, 2019

Stores warn a tax hike on food supplements is 'completely inconsistent' with health policy
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Stores warn a tax hike on food supplements is 'completely inconsistent' with health policy

Jan 7th 2019, 12:00 PM 1,296 Views 0 Comments

Lobbyists wrote to Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe over incoming VAT increases.

# retail-and-services - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Louis Copeland's family wants to create the next Avoca of the Irish crafts market
# Retail And Services
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# Retail And Services

Louis Copeland's family wants to create the next Avoca of the Irish crafts market

Jan 6th 2019, 1:01 AM 1,915 Views 0 Comments

The family recently launched the Made of Irish online store selling items like candles and pottery.

# retail-and-services - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Ikea rival JYSK is on the way to Ireland - and has scouted 20 locations
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# Danish Design

Ikea rival JYSK is on the way to Ireland - and has scouted 20 locations

Jan 3rd 2019, 2:00 PM 64,324 Views 43 Comments

The Danish homewares retailer aims to open 15 new stores in the Republic.

Ikea rival JYSK has scouted 20 locations for its entry into Ireland
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Ikea rival JYSK has scouted 20 locations for its entry into Ireland

Jan 3rd 2019, 12:35 PM 11,040 Views 0 Comments

The Danish homewares retailer aims to open 15 new stores in the Republic.

# retail-and-services - Monday 31 December, 2018

From Orla Kiely to Jo'Burger, here are Ireland's highest-profile company collapses of 2018
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# Retail And Services

From Orla Kiely to Jo'Burger, here are Ireland's highest-profile company collapses of 2018

Dec 31st 2018, 6:00 PM 36,080 Views 6 Comments

Several well-known names disappeared from the streets over the last 12 months.

# retail-and-services - Sunday 30 December, 2018

From Orla Kiely to Jo'Burger, here are Ireland's highest-profile company collapses of 2018
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# Retail And Services

From Orla Kiely to Jo'Burger, here are Ireland's highest-profile company collapses of 2018

Dec 30th 2018, 1:00 AM 3,043 Views 0 Comments

Several well-known names disappeared from the streets over the last 12 months.

# retail-and-services - Friday 28 December, 2018

After opening a raft of new cafés, the firm behind Costa Coffee in Ireland banked a record profit
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# Food And Drink

After opening a raft of new cafés, the firm behind Costa Coffee in Ireland banked a record profit

Dec 28th 2018, 4:50 PM 5,601 Views 0 Comments

The owners of the franchise have plans to double down on the Irish market even further.

# retail-and-services - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

An Post made not one but three Christmas ads this year. Here's how - and why
# Festive Season
# Festive Season

An Post made not one but three Christmas ads this year. Here's how - and why

Dec 25th 2018, 11:00 PM 16,658 Views 23 Comments

The postal service looked around the globe to try find ‘authentic’ Irish festive stories.

# retail-and-services - Monday 24 December, 2018

These are the counties that have spent the most - and least - on Christmas decorations
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

These are the counties that have spent the most - and least - on Christmas decorations

Dec 24th 2018, 7:00 PM 33,445 Views 15 Comments

New data show how much local councils earmarked for festive trimmings for the last three years.

An Post made not one but three Christmas ads this year. Here's how - and why
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# Media And Marketing

An Post made not one but three Christmas ads this year. Here's how - and why

Dec 24th 2018, 1:00 AM 576 Views 0 Comments

The postal service looked around the globe to try find ‘authentic’ Irish festive stories.

# retail-and-services - Sunday 23 December, 2018

These are the counties that have spent the most - and least - on Christmas decorations
# Policy And Economy
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# Policy And Economy

These are the counties that have spent the most - and least - on Christmas decorations

Dec 23rd 2018, 1:00 AM 874 Views 0 Comments

New data show how much local councils earmarked for festive trimmings for the last three years.

# retail-and-services - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Major concert promoters will hike ticket prices under incoming tax changes
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# Policy And Economy

Major concert promoters will hike ticket prices under incoming tax changes

Dec 20th 2018, 4:48 PM 2,080 Views 0 Comments

Restaurants and hotels have lost their special 9% VAT rate – but so have some event organisers.

# retail-and-services - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

'I’d love to lie and say I’ve got great work-life balance, but the truth is I don’t at all'
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'I’d love to lie and say I’ve got great work-life balance, but the truth is I don’t at all'

Dec 19th 2018, 6:00 PM 961 Views 0 Comments

Jenny Huston talks about giving up a career in radio to start her jewellery business, Edge Only.

Retailers blame ‘alarmist’ weather warnings for a decline in December shoppers
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Retailers blame ‘alarmist’ weather warnings for a decline in December shoppers

Dec 19th 2018, 1:51 PM 703 Views 0 Comments

But Retail Excellence says 2018 Christmas sales in Ireland will still be in line with last year.