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Tánaiste welcomes new consumer rights protections

Tánaiste and Minister Calleary welcome new consumer rights protections   Enhanced transparency for customers   Any advertised price reduction will have to include the previous price of the product   The product must have been available at that earlier price during the preceding 30 days   Monday, 28 November 2022   The Tánaiste and Minister […]

Green Friday 2022

Black Friday has become a global phenomenon that grows in both revenue and duration every year. Love it or hate it; this day has now firmly rooted itself in Irish culture and your business can boost sales by joining in! Originally an American event taking place the day after Thanksgiving, it has now cemented its […]

Reward Your Staff or Clients This Christmas With Me2you Giftcards

If you are planning to reward your staff or clients this Christmas, please look at using our Me2You multi-store gift card which is backed and supported by Retail Excellence Ireland members, especially with the Small Benefit Exemption Scheme increasing from €500 to €1,000 tax-free per employee in the new budget.   The Me2You Gift Card: […]

Irish owned leggings brand PeachyLean pop up shop opens in Dundrum Town Centre

Irish owned leggings brand PeachyLean pop up shop opens in Dundrum Town Centre Peachylean is an Irish brand that specialises in comfortable women’s leggings Peachylean’s founder Sharon Keegan set up the company to empower women (Image: The Publicity Loft)   Women’s leggings brand Peachylean has opened its first pop up shop in Dundrum ahead of the […]

45 new jobs for Galway as Carrolls Irish Gifts open new store

45 new jobs for Galway as Carrolls Irish Gifts open new store Irish-owned retailer Carrolls Irish Gifts are delighted to announce the opening of their new store in Galway. The new store at 23 High Street, which opened today, October 28th is the retailer’s 19th location to open in Ireland. This is the second Carrolls store […]

Nike to open Ireland’s first Nike Unite concept store at Blanchardstown Centre

Unite stores feature ‘in-and-out-of-store’ experiences to help local communities connect with sport while partnering with local athletes Expand Nike has agreed a deal to open its first Nike Unite store in Ireland at the Blanchardstown Centre in Dublin. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters   Nike has agreed a deal to open its first Nike Unite store in […]

Gym+Coffee Launches Flagship At Dundrum Town Centre

Sportswear brand Gym+Coffee has launched a new flagship store at Dundrum Town Centre, four years after opening its initial pop-up store at the south Dublin shopping centre for two weeks in 2018. The athleisure company, founded by Niall Horgan, Diarmuid McSweeney and Karl Swaine in 2016, operates a further nine stores in Ireland and three in the UK. Gym+Coffee said the store on […]

Retail Insights: Battersea Power Station, London

  40 years after last closing as a power station, 10 years after starting redevelopment (£9B in costs), Battersea Power Station opens today as the latest first class shopping destination in London. Over 60 retailers have joined the space with the likes of Apple, Nike and Zara opening their latest concept stores.   With all […]