Irish retailers enjoyed a pre-Christmas windfall over the weekend with overall sales said to have approached some €400 million.  Photograph: Getty.

Irish retailers enjoyed a pre-Christmas windfall over the weekend with overall sales said to have approached some €400 million. The advent of “Panic S(...)

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The 3,354sq m (36,102sq ft) Antaslis Building at Unit 11 in Century Business Park, Finglas, Dublin 11 is rented at €340,000 on a 20-year lease from 2006

Allsop Space is seeking more than €13.5 million for a portfolio of 24 predominately warehouse units in Dublin, Galway, Mullingar, and Monaghan on beha(...)

Argos said it is   on track to make underlying pretax profit for the 2014-15 year in line with market expectations of £127 million

Home Retail Group plans to shut about 80 Homebase stores by the end of 2018 as the home- improvement chain adjusts to an age of online shopping. Abou(...)

 Burger King is asking €2.25 million

Two prime retail investments – one at the Ilac Centre and the other on nearby Parnell Street – hit the market this week through Savills.Unit 1 at the (...)

Brown Thomas is hiring 200 temporary workers in Dublin

Luxury retail store Brown Thomas has announced it is to hire 200 seasonal workers in Dublin in the run up to the peak Christmas season.The roles being(...)

Argos is to hire 500 seasonal workers across the country in the run-up to Christmas.Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

UK retailer Argos is to hire 500 seasonal workers across Ireland in the run up to the peak Christmas shopping season.Contracts for the customer adviso(...)

Electrical products such as TVs, video gaming and white goods sold well at Argos, offsetting a decline in tablets and slightly weaker demand for furniture, homeware and jewellery

Sales at Home Retail Group’s Argos household goods chain rose for the ninth quarter in row and gross margins recovered, although the sales increase fe(...)

A couple of readers are less than happy with Ulster Bank. In recent years, the bank was one of the few financial institutions in the Republic which di(...)

Kim Kardashian needs good storage: she wears more make-up on a Saturday night than most of us might get through in a year

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