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# sales - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Warning: Irish children are short-changing their dads on Father's Day gifts
# Sorry Da
# Sorry Da

Warning: Irish children are short-changing their dads on Father's Day gifts

Jun 15th 2013, 1:15 PM 16,881 Views 38 Comments

How much do you usually spend on your dad?

# sales - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Tesco blames property tax for fall in Irish sales
# Supermarkets
# Supermarkets

Tesco blames property tax for fall in Irish sales

Jun 5th 2013, 8:02 AM 11,703 Views 151 Comments

The supermarket giant has said that like-for-like sales have fallen by three per cent in the first 13 weeks of this year.

# sales - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

"Worrying figures" show we spent less on clothing, books and furniture in April
# Consumers
# Consumers

"Worrying figures" show we spent less on clothing, books and furniture in April

May 28th 2013, 12:35 PM 6,497 Views 45 Comments

Retail Ireland has said government must give consumers “hope and a reason to start spending”.

# sales - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Google exec grilled in UK over 'devious' use of Ireland to reduce tax
# Google
# Google

Google exec grilled in UK over 'devious' use of Ireland to reduce tax

May 16th 2013, 12:58 PM 13,146 Views 59 Comments

MPs suggested that more sales activities are taking place in the UK than the company is willing to admit to.

# sales - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Property tax: Seller faces €500 fine if they under-declare value of home
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

Property tax: Seller faces €500 fine if they under-declare value of home

Feb 14th 2013, 7:54 AM 10,103 Views 81 Comments

A buyer who discovers that the person who sold them the house under-declared its value when paying the tax will be required to inform Revenue which will then pursue the seller, the Department of Finance said.

# sales - Friday 25 January, 2013

Retail sales up in last three months of 2012
# Retail
# Retail

Retail sales up in last three months of 2012

Jan 25th 2013, 12:12 PM 4,330 Views 56 Comments

Hot beverages and home and giftware sectors saw noticeable increases while furniture and flooring suffered losses.

# sales - Friday 18 January, 2013

One4all reports 14 per cent increase in turnover in 2012
# Vouchers
# Vouchers

One4all reports 14 per cent increase in turnover in 2012

Jan 18th 2013, 11:02 AM 4,319 Views 7 Comments

The Irish company behind the gift card brand said sales increased across all distribution channels last year.

# sales - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Dixons retail sales up 8% in Ireland and UK
# Dixons
# Dixons

Dixons retail sales up 8% in Ireland and UK

Jan 17th 2013, 8:57 AM 3,293 Views 20 Comments

Dixons Retail has posted an 8 per cent rise in sales in Ireland and the United Kingdom over the key Christmas period.

# sales - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Graphs: Here's how car-crazy Ireland was in 2000
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

Graphs: Here's how car-crazy Ireland was in 2000

Jan 16th 2013, 8:17 PM 32,764 Views 61 Comments

Figures compiled by the All-Ireland Research Observatory show just how much car sales in Ireland spiked (especially in 2000) – but how they fell sharply in the crash.

# sales - Monday 14 January, 2013

Samsung sells 100 million Galaxy S smartphones
# Samsung
# Samsung

Samsung sells 100 million Galaxy S smartphones

Jan 14th 2013, 2:00 PM 10,703 Views 57 Comments

The company launched the first Galaxy S model at the end of May 2010 and has sold 41 million of the newest version of the phone.

# sales - Monday 7 January, 2013

Is Frank Lampard off to Manchester United? The Telegraph reckon he might be...
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From The42
# Sales

Is Frank Lampard off to Manchester United? The Telegraph reckon he might be...

Jan 7th 2013, 10:41 PM 6,047 Views 13 Comments

Check out tomorrow’s reports; Fergie wants to bring that midfield’s average up to 80.

# sales - Friday 28 December, 2012

Retailers report up to 10 per cent rise in St Stephen's day sales
# Sales
# Sales

Retailers report up to 10 per cent rise in St Stephen's day sales

Dec 28th 2012, 12:06 PM 3,957 Views 7 Comments

Retailers are also feeling positive about 2013, saying that they may see an upturn in sales.

# sales - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

'Do they sell dignity?' - the best tweets from the St Stephen's Day sales
# Smash And Grab
From The Daily Edge
# Smash And Grab

'Do they sell dignity?' - the best tweets from the St Stephen's Day sales

Dec 26th 2012, 4:25 PM 18,495 Views 15 Comments

They came. They saw. They spent their Christmas money.

Christmas shoppers and sales up on 2011 says Retail Excellence Ireland
# Retail
# Retail

Christmas shoppers and sales up on 2011 says Retail Excellence Ireland

Dec 26th 2012, 2:57 PM 8,242 Views 31 Comments

Good news for retailers from the evidence so far on St Stephen’s Day says the retail representative body.

Early morning for eager shoppers as St Stephen's Day sales begin
# Shopping
# Shopping

Early morning for eager shoppers as St Stephen's Day sales begin

Dec 26th 2012, 1:25 PM 20,443 Views 48 Comments

Did you queue up early this morning? These people did…

Poll: Are you hitting the St Stephen's Day sales?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you hitting the St Stephen's Day sales?

Dec 26th 2012, 9:43 AM 10,840 Views 46 Comments

Will you be bargain hunting today?

# sales - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

4 stupidly simple but successful new inventions
# Clever Clogs
# Clever Clogs

4 stupidly simple but successful new inventions

Dec 25th 2012, 12:30 PM 25,925 Views 34 Comments

Start-up turns community-generated ideas into clever new products, paying back lifetime royalties to inventors.

# sales - Monday 24 December, 2012

When do the post-Christmas sales start?
# Shopping
# Shopping

When do the post-Christmas sales start?

Dec 24th 2012, 7:15 AM 13,705 Views 30 Comments

Many retailers have once more chosen to open their doors on St. Stephens Day. TheJournal.ie has a roundup of dates and times of the post-Christmas sales.

# sales - Sunday 23 December, 2012

December retail sales 'up for first time in five years'
# Shopping
# Shopping

December retail sales 'up for first time in five years'

Dec 23rd 2012, 6:11 PM 6,295 Views 16 Comments

Retail Excellence Ireland says this weekend wasn’t as manic as expected, but was very productive.

# sales - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Tesco sales down 1.3 per cent in third quarter
# Tesco
# Tesco

Tesco sales down 1.3 per cent in third quarter

Dec 5th 2012, 3:14 PM 2,006 Views 15 Comments

The company also announced today it will be conducting a strategic review of its loss making US chain Fresh & Easy.

# sales - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Retail sales up 1.7 per cent in October
# Retail Sales
# Retail Sales

Retail sales up 1.7 per cent in October

Nov 28th 2012, 1:43 PM 2,210 Views 6 Comments

Retail Ireland said the 24 per cent increase in electrical sales is “almost certainly” driven by television purchases ahead of the digital switchover.

# sales - Monday 26 November, 2012

Cyber Monday shoppers urged to know their rights
# Cyber Monday
# Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday shoppers urged to know their rights

Nov 26th 2012, 9:01 AM 5,195 Views 11 Comments

The NCA says there are certain risks with online shopping, particularly the non-delivery of goods or if consumers wish to return an item.

# sales - Sunday 25 November, 2012

10 viral marketing Facebook posts that got most 'likes'
# Social Media
# Social Media

10 viral marketing Facebook posts that got most 'likes'

Nov 25th 2012, 6:00 PM 34,314 Views 8 Comments

These were the most successful marketing posts on Facebook last month.

# sales - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Forty-eight million bottles of Jameson being sold every year
# Cheers
# Cheers

Forty-eight million bottles of Jameson being sold every year

Nov 22nd 2012, 11:39 AM 9,652 Views 37 Comments

Whiskey from the Midleton distillery in Cork is one of Ireland’s greatest export successes.

# sales - Thursday 25 October, 2012

HMV clarifies new tattoo and piercings rules
# HMV
# HMV

HMV clarifies new tattoo and piercings rules

Oct 25th 2012, 2:36 PM 14,776 Views 25 Comments

It had been suggested that the company had banned tattoos, piercings and long hair – but the company denies this is true.

# sales - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Supermarket chain criticised for pre-peeled bananas
# Bananas
# Bananas

Supermarket chain criticised for pre-peeled bananas

Sep 26th 2012, 7:15 AM 21,798 Views 47 Comments

The Austrian-based supermarket Billa wrapped the peeled bananas in plastic packaging.

# sales - Friday 24 August, 2012

Poll: Should the number 13 be taken off car licence plates next year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the number 13 be taken off car licence plates next year?

Aug 24th 2012, 10:12 AM 17,181 Views 165 Comments

The Government is considering taking the number 13 from the start of number plates because people consider it unlucky. Good idea? Bad idea?

# sales - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Arsenal new boy Cazorla targets trophies
# Gunning
From The42
# Gunning

Arsenal new boy Cazorla targets trophies

Aug 8th 2012, 8:11 AM 468 Views 1 Comment

The Spanish playmaker becomes the latest impressive addition to the London club’s squad this summer following the signings of Lukas Podolski and Olivier Giroud.

# sales - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Cisco to axe 1,300 jobs worldwide
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Cisco to axe 1,300 jobs worldwide

Jul 24th 2012, 9:31 AM 2,221 Views 4 Comments

The global computer equipment giant said it is trimming its workforce by 2 per cent.

# sales - Friday 6 July, 2012

New car sales continue to fall significantly
# Motoring
# Motoring

New car sales continue to fall significantly

Jul 6th 2012, 3:08 PM 6,792 Views 36 Comments

However, official figures are greatly exaggerated because of last year’s scrappage scheme.

Eastbound and down as Jonathan Woodgate returns to Boro
# Sales
From The42
# Sales

Eastbound and down as Jonathan Woodgate returns to Boro

Jul 6th 2012, 1:47 PM 422 Views 0 Comments

The 32-year-old is a free agent having played for Stoke last season.

# sales - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Barca strike deal to sign Valencia's Alba
# Sales
From The42
# Sales

Barca strike deal to sign Valencia's Alba

Jun 28th 2012, 12:58 PM 510 Views 0 Comments

It’s the first new signing for Barcelona since the departure of its multiple trophy-winning coach Pep Guardiola at the end of last season.

# sales - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Rate of cross-border shopping falls
# Shopping
# Shopping

Rate of cross-border shopping falls

Jun 26th 2012, 4:46 PM 4,982 Views 22 Comments

The amount of people buying groceries has dropped slightly – but alcohol sales are up.

# sales - Monday 11 June, 2012

Tesco sees first Irish sales boost for two years
# Shopping
# Shopping

Tesco sees first Irish sales boost for two years

Jun 11th 2012, 9:17 AM 2,126 Views 26 Comments

The announcement is a turnaround after months of declining sales figures.

# sales - Friday 8 June, 2012

5 properties to view in... Dublin 15
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5 properties to view in... Dublin 15

Jun 8th 2012, 11:00 AM 12,006 Views 0 Comments

Sherry FitzGerald picks five homes you can see this weekend.

# sales - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Pfizer confirms loss of 177 jobs at Cork manufacturing sites
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Pfizer confirms loss of 177 jobs at Cork manufacturing sites

Jun 6th 2012, 11:30 AM 3,301 Views 24 Comments

Jobs at Little Island and Ringaskiddy will be lost in 2013, after the expiry of the Lipitor patent resulted in lower demand.

# sales - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Ticket sales "going great" for Eucharistic Congress
# Eucharistic Congress
# Eucharistic Congress

Ticket sales "going great" for Eucharistic Congress

May 29th 2012, 12:57 PM 3,424 Views 93 Comments

More than 20,000 people have already booked tickets for events during the Eucharistic Congress next month – but with 80,000 expected to attend the final mass, organisers expect last-minute ticket sales.

# sales - Monday 28 May, 2012

Grocery sales fall by 0.2 per cent
# Retail
# Retail

Grocery sales fall by 0.2 per cent

May 28th 2012, 2:54 PM 1,907 Views 6 Comments

But own-brand labels grow by 2.3 per cent year-on-year, as shoppers attempt to make savings.

# sales - Friday 25 May, 2012

5 properties to view in... Dublin 16
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5 properties to view in... Dublin 16

May 25th 2012, 11:00 AM 7,446 Views 0 Comments

Sherry FitzGerald picks five homes you can see this weekend.