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# shopping - Monday 14 January, 2019

Irish shoppers spent record €995 million on groceries in December
# Kantar Worldpanel
# Kantar Worldpanel

Irish shoppers spent record €995 million on groceries in December

Jan 14th 2019, 9:24 PM 11,364 Views 19 Comments

For a second Christmas in a row and the fourth consecutive period overall, Dunnes was Ireland’s leading retailer.

# shopping - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Opinion: The press needs to stop sensationalising the weather
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: The press needs to stop sensationalising the weather

Dec 30th 2018, 6:00 PM 24,628 Views 53 Comments

No matter what is reported by Met Éireann or any other weather forecaster around the globe, the media will report the worst-case scenario which scares citizens, writes David Fitzsimons.

# shopping - Thursday 27 December, 2018

14 gems from the sales that are worth a post-Christmas splurge
# Shop The Sales
From The Daily Edge
# Shop The Sales

14 gems from the sales that are worth a post-Christmas splurge

Dec 27th 2018, 4:53 PM 5,833 Views 1 Comment

Treat yo’self!

# shopping - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

Why asking for the gift receipt shouldn't be considered rude
# Unpopular Opinion
From The Daily Edge
# Unpopular Opinion

Why asking for the gift receipt shouldn't be considered rude

Dec 26th 2018, 8:00 PM 3,115 Views 0 Comments

And why I do it all the time.

# shopping - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Poll: Will you make a visit to the St Stephen's Day sales?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you make a visit to the St Stephen's Day sales?

Dec 25th 2018, 7:30 PM 30,662 Views 36 Comments

The crowds have been out since early morning, are you going to be among them?

# shopping - Saturday 22 December, 2018

From the Garden: Supermarkets selling below cost veg is hurting farmers and it is bad for us all
# Column
# Column

From the Garden: Supermarkets selling below cost veg is hurting farmers and it is bad for us all

Dec 22nd 2018, 9:30 AM 12,396 Views 15 Comments

Farmers protested outside M&S in Liffey Valley last week to draw attention to what the IFA called ‘predatory’ pricing models, writes Michael Kelly.

# shopping - Friday 21 December, 2018

Christmas sales have started! And here are the discounts on offer
# Sale Season
From The Daily Edge
# Sale Season

Christmas sales have started! And here are the discounts on offer

Dec 21st 2018, 8:00 PM 13,087 Views 1 Comment

Nab yourself a bargain!

# shopping - Thursday 20 December, 2018

New rules could ensure gift vouchers are valid for five years under Irish law
# Consumer Protection
# Consumer Protection

New rules could ensure gift vouchers are valid for five years under Irish law

Dec 20th 2018, 10:01 AM 23,026 Views 34 Comments

There is currently no minimum expiry date on gift vouchers under law.

# shopping - Sunday 16 December, 2018

11 of the tackiest bags you'll probably want to buy
# Tack Central
From The Daily Edge
# Tack Central

11 of the tackiest bags you'll probably want to buy

Dec 16th 2018, 8:00 PM 6,217 Views 0 Comments

Embrace the tack!

# shopping - Saturday 15 December, 2018

These ‘mam shops’ are jam-packed with absolute gems
# Not Your Mam's Shop
From The Daily Edge
# Not Your Mam's Shop

These ‘mam shops’ are jam-packed with absolute gems

Dec 15th 2018, 8:00 AM 9,594 Views 4 Comments

We’ve had a change of heart.

# shopping - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Poll: Have you started your Christmas shopping?
# Making A List
# Making A List

Poll: Have you started your Christmas shopping?

Dec 8th 2018, 10:00 AM 20,882 Views 34 Comments

It’s “do you want that gift-wrapped” time.

# shopping - Monday 26 November, 2018

Aisling Bea is showcasing ethical fashion brands on Instagram in retaliation to Black Friday sales
# Eco Fashion
From The Daily Edge
# Eco Fashion

Aisling Bea is showcasing ethical fashion brands on Instagram in retaliation to Black Friday sales

Nov 26th 2018, 7:00 PM 8,874 Views 3 Comments

Follow her lead this Christmas.

# shopping - Friday 23 November, 2018

Local Irish retailers hit back at Black Friday 'headaches' by encouraging a new shopping trend instead
# Green Friday
# Green Friday

Local Irish retailers hit back at Black Friday 'headaches' by encouraging a new shopping trend instead

Nov 23rd 2018, 1:00 PM 73,494 Views 64 Comments

The hashtag #GreenFriday is hoping to encourage consumers to be more conscious of how they shop.

# shopping - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Looking for some indie Irish jewellery or accessories? Here's all the best Black Friday offers
# Black Friday
From The Daily Edge
# Black Friday

Looking for some indie Irish jewellery or accessories? Here's all the best Black Friday offers

Nov 22nd 2018, 3:30 PM 6,665 Views 3 Comments

Get them while they’re hot.

# shopping - Monday 19 November, 2018

Cross-border shopping hits five-year high as ROI consumers spend €64.5m in North
# Kantar
# Kantar

Cross-border shopping hits five-year high as ROI consumers spend €64.5m in North

Nov 19th 2018, 5:12 PM 14,907 Views 18 Comments

The strength of the Euro against Sterling over the past two years has also made cross-border shopping more appealing.

# shopping - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Poll: Have you started the Christmas shopping yet?
# The C Word
From The Daily Edge
# The C Word

Poll: Have you started the Christmas shopping yet?

Oct 20th 2018, 3:00 PM 6,204 Views 5 Comments

Yes, we know it’s the middle of October.

# shopping - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Tesco retains top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars yet again
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Tesco retains top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars yet again

Aug 28th 2018, 3:28 PM 15,416 Views 27 Comments

Tesco accounted for 22.4% of the consumer spend over the course of the 12 weeks to 12 August.

# shopping - Saturday 25 August, 2018

A 'struggling' wing of Dundrum centre will be turned into a new food and drinks quarter
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

A 'struggling' wing of Dundrum centre will be turned into a new food and drinks quarter

Aug 25th 2018, 7:00 PM 40,003 Views 14 Comments

Toy shop Hamleys recently moved out of the district because its business was ‘no longer viable’.

# shopping - Thursday 16 August, 2018

With 131 days to go, Brown Thomas has officially opened its Christmas shop in Dublin
# Yule Can't Be Serious
# Yule Can't Be Serious

With 131 days to go, Brown Thomas has officially opened its Christmas shop in Dublin

Aug 16th 2018, 12:50 PM 38,164 Views 45 Comments

Christmas trees and festive decorations will be on sale at the store until the end of the year

# shopping - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

A former landmark pub in Blackrock is set to become a Dunnes Stores
# Playwright
# Playwright

A former landmark pub in Blackrock is set to become a Dunnes Stores

Aug 14th 2018, 12:03 AM 56,012 Views 39 Comments

The sit of the Playwright pub has been vacant since 2011.

# shopping - Monday 13 August, 2018

House of Fraser says it won't accept existing gift vouchers in Dundrum store
# Dundrum Town Centre
# Dundrum Town Centre

House of Fraser says it won't accept existing gift vouchers in Dundrum store

Aug 13th 2018, 1:59 PM 54,796 Views 45 Comments

The UK retailer was sold off last week for a reported €100 million.

# shopping - Saturday 28 July, 2018

The owner of some of Dublin’s biggest shopping centres recorded a drop in footfall this year
# Retail
# Retail

The owner of some of Dublin’s biggest shopping centres recorded a drop in footfall this year

Jul 28th 2018, 6:30 AM 34,159 Views 23 Comments

Hammerson says trade at Dundrum and its other centres was “particularly badly hit” by Storm Emma.

# shopping - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Lidl apologises to disappointed customers after swimming pools sell out across Ireland
# Big Splash
# Big Splash

Lidl apologises to disappointed customers after swimming pools sell out across Ireland

Jul 5th 2018, 2:13 PM 69,847 Views 140 Comments

It took just two hours.

# shopping - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Poll: Are you spending more on your groceries as a result of the heatwave?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you spending more on your groceries as a result of the heatwave?

Jul 3rd 2018, 10:20 AM 23,285 Views 35 Comments

Ice-cream, alcohol and barbeque foods have been in high demand in recent weeks.

# shopping - Monday 2 July, 2018

People have spent an extra €27 million on groceries because of the heatwave
# BARBEQUE WEATHER
# BARBEQUE WEATHER

People have spent an extra €27 million on groceries because of the heatwave

Jul 2nd 2018, 1:43 PM 21,177 Views 26 Comments

Ice-cream, alcohol and barbeque foods are in high demand.

# shopping - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Tesco retakes top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars
# Supermarket Sweep
# Supermarket Sweep

Tesco retakes top spot in Ireland's supermarket wars

Jun 5th 2018, 12:42 PM 12,351 Views 50 Comments

Tesco is just 0.3% ahead of SuperValu, according to the latest Kantar Worldpanel figures.

# shopping - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Going to the shops? Many stores and supermarkets are now open
# Doors Open
# Doors Open

Going to the shops? Many stores and supermarkets are now open

Mar 3rd 2018, 1:55 PM 99,950 Views 77 Comments

Limited opening hours for some major supermarkets and local shops.

# shopping - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Drake went to a supermarket in Miami and spent €40,000 buying every single customer's shopping for them
# Drake
From The Daily Edge
# Drake

Drake went to a supermarket in Miami and spent €40,000 buying every single customer's shopping for them

Feb 8th 2018, 6:30 PM 5,245 Views 2 Comments

He told them to fill up their trolleys with anything they wanted.

# shopping - Monday 22 January, 2018

Amazon has finally opened its long awaited 'Go' store
# No Queues
# No Queues

Amazon has finally opened its long awaited 'Go' store

Jan 22nd 2018, 7:30 PM 35,215 Views 37 Comments

The shop allows customers to take stuff off the shelf and walk out.

# shopping - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

10 of the most ridiculous products that people bought in 2017
# Best Buys
From The Daily Edge
# Best Buys

10 of the most ridiculous products that people bought in 2017

Dec 27th 2017, 6:00 PM 11,173 Views 5 Comments

Let’s hope everyone comes to their senses in 2018.

# shopping - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Irish retailers on course to record best Christmas season since 2007
# Retail Ireland
# Retail Ireland

Irish retailers on course to record best Christmas season since 2007

Dec 26th 2017, 12:27 PM 10,022 Views 33 Comments

Despite the positive growth, cross-border shopping has been a big worry for Irish outlets this year.

# shopping - Monday 25 December, 2017

Poll: Are St Stephen's Day sales worth the hassle?
# Bargains
# Bargains

Poll: Are St Stephen's Day sales worth the hassle?

Dec 25th 2017, 6:30 PM 34,028 Views 48 Comments

The crowds have been out since early morning, but is it worth the trip to a shopping centre today?

# shopping - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Driver facing €3,000 fine for using mother-in-law's disabled parking permit to go late-night shopping
# Christmas Rush
# Christmas Rush

Driver facing €3,000 fine for using mother-in-law's disabled parking permit to go late-night shopping

Dec 10th 2017, 2:50 PM 48,765 Views 112 Comments

The person could also be jailed for six months.

# shopping - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Buying your Christmas tree this weekend? Here's how to pick the right one and keep it fresh
# Oh Christmas Tree
# Oh Christmas Tree

Buying your Christmas tree this weekend? Here's how to pick the right one and keep it fresh

Dec 9th 2017, 8:30 AM 12,960 Views 13 Comments

It’s the most wonderful time of the year.

# shopping - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Christmas shopping on the move? Gardaí warn to only shop online when on personal WiFi
# Safe Online Shopping
# Safe Online Shopping

Christmas shopping on the move? Gardaí warn to only shop online when on personal WiFi

Dec 3rd 2017, 4:00 PM 18,255 Views 8 Comments

In the first six months of this year there has been €16.6 million gross card fraud.

# shopping - Friday 17 November, 2017

Poll: Have you started your Christmas shopping?
# Tick Tock
# Tick Tock

Poll: Have you started your Christmas shopping?

Nov 17th 2017, 8:42 AM 21,550 Views 34 Comments

There are just 38 days to go.

# shopping - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Victoria's Secret have officially confirmed the opening date for the Grafton Street store
# Vicky's Secrets
From The Daily Edge
# Vicky's Secrets

Victoria's Secret have officially confirmed the opening date for the Grafton Street store

Nov 15th 2017, 12:07 PM 13,188 Views 8 Comments

Get excited.

# shopping - Friday 10 November, 2017

Retailers used customers' email addresses taken for issuing receipts to send marketing material
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Retailers used customers' email addresses taken for issuing receipts to send marketing material

Nov 10th 2017, 6:20 AM 24,681 Views 21 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner has issued guidelines for shops using people’s email addresses for marketing purposes.

# shopping - Sunday 8 October, 2017

17 thoughts everyone has while shopping in Lush
# Smellies
From The Daily Edge
# Smellies

17 thoughts everyone has while shopping in Lush

Oct 8th 2017, 7:00 PM 7,981 Views 2 Comments

Bath bomb, bath bomb, you’re my bath bomb…

# shopping - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

A chancer's guide to Depop
# Depop For Dummies
From The Daily Edge
# Depop For Dummies

A chancer's guide to Depop

Jul 11th 2017, 9:00 PM 14,571 Views 2 Comments

Flog it!