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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
In the domain of eCommerce, which is really all about marketing, sales and customer operations, the trend now is to personalize interactions with customers. That’s because marketers and sales professionals have long wanted the prize of significantly higher click-through rates, the attendant higher frequency purchases and ever larger basket values, which is where turnover and […]
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Press Release: Retail Excellence responds to Government decision to extend lockdown to non-essential retail.
Expresses “shock and dismay at decision to extend lockdown to non-essential retail shops Chief Exec Duncan Graham – retailers did “everything that was asked of them since re-opening earlier this month and do not deserve this treatment” Call for urgent financial support for the sector Retail Excellence, the largest representative body for the retail […]
Scroll to the paragraph in bold below for the list of Essential Retail as defined by Government for Level 5 The Government has decided today that, as of midnight on Wednesday 21st October, all of Ireland will be placed on Level 5 of the Plan for Living with COVID with a small number of exceptions […]
Press Release: The Retail Industry is devastated by today’s Government announcement of a move to Level 5.
Retail Excellence, the largest retail body in Ireland, representing over 2,000 retail businesses, has tonight expressed its deep disappointed with the Government’s decision to close all non-essential retail by moving the country to level 5. Duncan Graham, Managing Director of Retail Excellence said; ‘Retailers have been contacting us throughout the day extremely concerned and upset […]
Press Release – A forced closure of ‘non-essential’ retail at this time of year would do permanent and serious damage to the Irish non-food retail sector costing an additional 60,000 jobs.
Any move to level 4 or above will have a devastating impact on the retail industry, particularly those smaller retailers not yet trading online. We cannot shut down the industry at this time of the year. All retail should be classed as ‘essential’ especially, we cannot simply ‘kill off Christmas’. Retailers in Northern Ireland and […]