Alison Leavey told the court she had been working in Dunnes Stores, Portmarnock, Co Dublin and had gone to get a box of doughnuts in the bakery walk-in fridge. File photograph: Google Street View

A 27-year-old hospitality worker, who needed to use a scribe to complete her college exams after crushing her right wrist in a fridge door, has been (...)

The latest poll from the Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) might give retailers pause for thought. It suggests consumers will spend an average of €563 this Christmas, compared with €600 last year. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Irish consumers seem set to temper their Christmas spending this year as the number who believe too much is spent over the festive season hits almost (...)

The Square in Tallaght is to undergo a €30m redevelopment, including car parking spaces. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A dispute arising from the proposed €30 million redevelopment of the Square in Tallaght has come before the Commercial Court. The action against Dunne(...)

The latest supermarket share figures from Kantar Worldpanel in Ireland show SuperValu growing its share of the market by 2.5 per cent over the 12 week period to November 8th.

Supervalu has leapfrogged Tesco in the never-ending race to be number one in the Irish supermarket sweeps while Dunnes Stores is now close to knocking(...)

Under pressure: SuperValu, Dunnes and Tesco face stiff rivalry from Lidl and Aldi. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Ireland’s supermarkets have changed enormously in recent years – and they’re still changing. In 2012 Tesco had grown its market share to 28.6 per c(...)

Product of the crash: Tesco, SuperValu and Dunnes Stores  have lost out to Aldi and Lidl. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

We see the United States as the cradle of our supermarket culture, but there’s an Irish angle. It was the son of Irish emigrants who opened the doo(...)

 Dundrum Town Centre: godawful-busy.  Photograph: Frank Miller

Every little helps. Tesco, which again this Christmas will battle Aldi, Lidl, Dunnes Stores and SuperValu for sales, has “moved” the pricing for its c(...)

Two-bed apartment at The Cubes 8, Beacon South Quarter

403 The Cubes 8, Beacon South Quarter, Dublin 18: €315,000 The Cubes is part of a large apartment complex designed by The O’Toole Partnership f(...)

Nama funding extension to Tallaght centre, one of its prime remaining retail assets.

Nama has turned up the heat on Dunnes Stores over the retailer’s alleged blocking tactics in relation to a €40 million extension of The Square reta(...)

A 60-year-old woman who injured her back and wrist when she slipped on a potato wedge in a supermarket has been awarded almost €23,000 damages. Anna M(...)