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# retailer - Last year 2021

Dealz confirms €20 million expansion across Ireland over next three years
# Job Creation
# Job Creation

Dealz confirms €20 million expansion across Ireland over next three years

Aug 29th 2021, 2:45 PM 28,170 Views 31 Comments

The discount retailer said this could lead to up to 500 jobs being created in that time.

# retailer - All time

Dunnes Stores takes High Court action to prevent Mr Price selling food from same retail park
# Courts
# Courts

Dunnes Stores takes High Court action to prevent Mr Price selling food from same retail park

Nov 12th 2020, 6:05 PM 82,886 Views 0 Comments

The supermarket claims that the rival outlet selling food and groceries breaches a restrictive covenant contained in lease agreements.

Mothercare Ireland has gone into liquidation with the loss of 197 jobs
# Retailer
# Retailer

Mothercare Ireland has gone into liquidation with the loss of 197 jobs

Jun 12th 2020, 7:38 AM 27,622 Views 30 Comments

The company said that due to the impact of Covid-19 and other factors, the business was “no longer sustainable”.

Major retailer ordered to pay €15,000 to manager unfairly dismissed for hugging staff
# Workplace Relations
# Workplace Relations

Major retailer ordered to pay €15,000 to manager unfairly dismissed for hugging staff

Feb 19th 2020, 1:20 PM 52,293 Views 0 Comments

The Workplace Relations Commission said the dismissal caused the man reputational damage.

Liquidators appointed to Irish arm of fashion retailer Karen Millen
# Courts
# Courts

Liquidators appointed to Irish arm of fashion retailer Karen Millen

Aug 7th 2019, 7:36 PM 25,877 Views 19 Comments

The Karen Millen store in Dundrum will continue to operate for another month, the High Court heard.

Looking for a new job? Lidl is hiring 100 people for its new distribution centre in Kildare
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

Looking for a new job? Lidl is hiring 100 people for its new distribution centre in Kildare

Jan 11th 2018, 10:35 AM 20,637 Views 26 Comments

Kildare County Council has given the go-ahead for the new site on the Naas Road, Newbridge.

H&M issues apology after using image of black child wearing 'monkey' hoodie
# Racism
# Racism

H&M issues apology after using image of black child wearing 'monkey' hoodie

Jan 9th 2018, 12:07 PM 57,673 Views 151 Comments

The black child in the photo was wearing a hoodie with the words “coolest monkey in the jungle”.

A Roscommon takeaway and bakery were both served with closure orders last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

A Roscommon takeaway and bakery were both served with closure orders last month

Dec 7th 2016, 11:05 AM 46,220 Views 29 Comments

In addition, a kebab take-away in Co Mayo was also served with a closure order.

Marks & Spencer says it's committed to Ireland amid plans to close stores
# Falling Profits
# Falling Profits

Marks & Spencer says it's committed to Ireland amid plans to close stores

Nov 8th 2016, 9:56 AM 30,565 Views 44 Comments

The retailer has seen a large dip in profits.

TK Maxx were forced to pull this ‘Je suis over it’ t-shirt after complaints
# Offensive
# Offensive

TK Maxx were forced to pull this ‘Je suis over it’ t-shirt after complaints

Aug 13th 2015, 8:47 AM 23,636 Views 29 Comments

A customer claimed it was disrespectful to the Charlie Hebdo massacre.

Woman with disabilities awarded €30k after employer refused to provide her with a chair
# Compensation
# Compensation

Woman with disabilities awarded €30k after employer refused to provide her with a chair

May 19th 2014, 9:46 AM 26,608 Views 52 Comments

Her previous role at a customer service desk had changed, meaning she would have been required to stand.

Jobs at risk as Barratts goes into administration for third time in four years
# Barratts Shoes
# Barratts Shoes

Jobs at risk as Barratts goes into administration for third time in four years

Nov 11th 2013, 1:31 PM 8,730 Views 22 Comments

The company says its been left with no option after a potential investor pulled out of a plan to inject millions of euro in the business.

HMV opens another new Irish store today — this time online
# Retail
# Retail

HMV opens another new Irish store today — this time online

Nov 6th 2013, 7:30 AM 13,379 Views 24 Comments

The online store will be in addition to its five other stores in the Republic of Ireland which reopened two months ago.

Here are 10 things you never knew about the world's largest online retailer
# Amazonazing
# Amazonazing

Here are 10 things you never knew about the world's largest online retailer

Mar 31st 2013, 6:00 PM 29,411 Views 51 Comments

Not bad for a company that started out in its owners garage.

HMV to shut 66 British stores in next two months
# HMV
# HMV

HMV to shut 66 British stores in next two months

Feb 8th 2013, 11:36 AM 3,997 Views 12 Comments

The move could see up to 1,000 HMV employees lose their jobs.

Introducing... IKEA TV
# Flatpack TV
# Flatpack TV

Introducing... IKEA TV

Apr 18th 2012, 10:35 AM 5,672 Views 13 Comments

The flatpack furniture retailer is planning to start selling technology alongside self-assembly furniture.

IKEA group profits hit €2.9 billion
# IKEA
# IKEA

IKEA group profits hit €2.9 billion

Jan 20th 2012, 9:01 AM 2,262 Views 10 Comments

The international flatpack retailer says sales rose almost 7 per cent during its 2011 financial year.

Sex toy advert to air on primetime TV
# Oooh-er
# Oooh-er

Sex toy advert to air on primetime TV

Sep 28th 2011, 12:12 PM 4,837 Views 18 Comments

On October 3, television viewers will get a glimpse of the UK’s first daytime television commercial for sex toys.

Topshop removes controversial image of thin model from website
# Topshop
From The Daily Edge
# Topshop

Topshop removes controversial image of thin model from website

Jul 13th 2011, 2:33 PM 1,138 Views 1 Comment

The model in question has hit out at criticism about her appearance, saying that she is “naturally skinny” and is hurt that people were discussing her as if she was “not a real person”.