Argos has ‘identified a potential safety concern’ to do with a number of car seats sold in Ireland. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Argos has warned parents to stop using certain car seats “immediately” as it issued an urgent recall over safety fears. The retailer has recalled fiv(...)

Glanbia lost 1.2 per cent at €18 in line with several industry rivals as major London food conference got under way.

Volatility across global financial markets is at a two-month low as signs that central banks will keep borrowing costs lower for longer settled invest(...)

J Sainsbury reported a surprise increase in fourth-quarter sales on Tuesday as it ponders whether to boost its bid for Argos owner Home Retail Group.(Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters)

J Sainsbury reported a surprise increase in fourth-quarter sales as it ponders whether to boost its bid for Argos owner Home Retail Group. Same-store(...)

Golden Island shopping centre in Athlone, Co Westmeath. Tesco and Penneys are main anchors, and other tenants include Boots, Argos, Lifestyle Sports,  Holland & Barrett, Specsavers and Dealz, plus a six-screen IMC cinema.

Swiss bank Credit Suisse has purchased the Golden Island shopping centre in Athlone for €43.5 million. The investment will be held by one of a numbe(...)

Childers Road Retail Park: tenants include Dunnes Stores, Boots, Next and Lifestyle

One of the most successful retail parks outside Dublin, Childers Road Retail Park in Limerick, will be of interest to a broad range of Irish and over(...)

The Sainsbury’s-Argos combination will have some 25 million customers, operating a chain of about 2,000 stores. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

Supermarket group Sainsbury’s and Argos-owner Home Retail have agreed a £1.3 billion (€1.7bn) deal that will create the UK’s largest non-food retailer(...)

The proposed deal would lead to a full break up of Home Retai, as the company agreed to sell Homebase to Wesfarmers for £340 million in January, simplifying Sainsbury’s effort to gain control of Argos. (Photograph: PA Wire)

J Sainsbury has agreed to buy Argos owner Home Retail Group for about £1.3 billion, combining two of the UK’s biggest retailers in an effort to fight(...)

Home Retail has confirmed the group is to sell Homebase to Wesfarmers

Australia’s home-improvement leader is coming Europe after Wesfarmers agreed to buy Home Retail Group’s Homebase chain for £340 million. Bunnings, w(...)

Argos suffered a 13 per cent reduction in traditional walk-in sales in December. Photograph: PA.

British takeover target Home Retail reported a worse-then-expected 2.2 per cent drop in like-for-like sales at its biggest chain Argos, hours after it(...)

In ranges packaged differently based on gender, women have to pay more for being women. Illustration: Getty

Sometimes it’s hard to be a woman and it can certainly be much more expensive. When the cost of all those products and services that most men are unac(...)