Who We Are?

Retail Excellence is a representative organisation which supports Irish retailers to be the best they can be.

Company History

Established in 1995, Retail Excellence is owned by the members, for the members. We are a not for profits organisation designed to support our members in key areas. Retail Excellence involves over 1,700 member companies and employing over 110,000 people. Our members are the most progressive and innovative in the market. We make every effort to deliver activity which is wholeheartedly based on member needs. Retail Excellence is by far the largest retail industry body in Ireland. Retail Excellence Brochure 

Who can join Retail Excellence?

Any retail company which operates in the ROI market can join Retail Excellence once that company and its owner/s and senior Directors are committed to engage, participate and share.

Strategic Partnership Brochure

Membership Bands Employee Number Membership Fee
Micro 1-4 €195
Small 5-20 €365
Medium 21-100 €585
Large 101-250 €985
Extra Large 251-600 €1,585
Corporate >600 €3,885


Member Communication

Email Updates – Our e-mail updates keep you informed of important news, up-coming events and on-going progress made by Retail Exellence on your behalf.

Retail Times – Our quarterly industry magazine contains news, member profiles, industry analysis, in-depth features and much more.

Irish Retail Industry Sales Review – These reviews measure retail sales volumes in the industry’s core sectors every quarter.

Christmas – In the vital Christmas trading period, we also issue results of two member surveys tracking spend across the key market segments


For membership enquiries, contact Keelan Bourke

E: keelan@retailexcellence.ie

T: +353 65 6846927

W: www.retailexcellence.ie

All members receive access to the “members only” section of the Retail Exellence website. This website hosts useful industry documentation, policy statements, HR advice, presentations and research reports.