The Blanchardstown Centre counts Penneys, Dunnes and Marks & Spencer among its retail offerings. Photograph: Paul Sherwood

The Blanchardstown Centre in west Dublin, Ireland’s biggest retail complex, will be put up for sale next month by its owner, Green Property Group. I(...)

The figures from Debenhams are all the more surprising given the lacklustre performance of rivals Next and Marks & Spencer. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

There was some good news on Tuesday for Morrisons and Debenhams as both defied gloomy expectations by checking in with better-than-expected Christmas (...)

Shares in British supermarket Morrisons rose 8.7 per cent rise after its sales figures beat forecasts. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

European markets rallied from last week’s wipeout as car-makers and retailers made gains yesterday. However, a further fall in crude oil prices dampe(...)

Debenhams  on Oxford Street, London:  the chain posted higher than expected sales in the past 19 weeks, driven by strong Christmas trading and growing online shopping. Photograph: Ki Price/Reuters

British department store chain Debenhams outshone rivals Marks & Spencer and Next over Christmas, helped by clever stock management and demand for(...)

Debenhams, Britain’s No.2 department store chain, on January 12th, 2016 posted higher than expected sales in the last 19 weeks, driven by strong Christmas trading and growing online shopping. (Photograph: Ki Price/ REUTERS)

Debenhams, Britain’s No.2 department store chain, beat analyst expectations in the Christmas trading period, helped by bumper online shopping and clev(...)

This pocket sized lip kit will make a lovely stocking filler or Kris Kindle gift. It’s available in a variety of shades and will also bring much joy to a lipstick lover

Clinique Whole Lotta Chubby Limited Edition Christmas Set €28.00 It’s hard not to love collections like this one because a) they can be (...)

The Amazon Fulfilment Centre prepares for Black Friday in Hemel Hempstead, England. Photograph: Jeff Spicer/Getty Images

With the arrival on these shores of the seriously over-hyped Black Friday shopping extravaganza, it might be time to take note of the wide a(...)

Shoppers walk past a Black Friday event in London, England. Photograph:  Rob Stothard/Getty Images

Black Friday in Ireland is barely a year old but could already be on the way out, as Irish retailers start to question the merits of a concept which s(...)

Further additions to Blanchardstown Centre

The thriving Blanchardstown Centre in west Dublin has attracted another batch of high profile traders. Quiz, a British-based fast fashion, footwear an(...)

Bobby Kerr said when he started Insomnia Coffee, “you never saw anybody walking down the street with a latte”.

There was a focus on successful companies with local origins at the AIB Start-up Night in Kilkenny. Bobby Kerr talked about the growth of his company,(...)