Alan Coleman, founder and chief executive of Wolfgang Digital: his marketing agency found the top performing e-commerce websites in 2015 got more than half of their traffic from mobile devices. Photograph: Dave Keegan

Momentum continues to swing towards online shopping. Online revenue at Irish e-commerce websites increased 45 per cent year in 2015, with traffic to s(...)

What Dún Laoghaire shopping centre will look like when the project is complete in the second quarter of 2017

Dún Laoghaire Shopping Centre is planning a €10 million redevelopment in a bid to attract a new anchor tenant. The centre’s owner, Coltard, is seekin(...)

Dundrum Town Centre: part of Project Jewel sale.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Rising sales have helped the retail sector turn a corner in 2015 but, battered by the bust, it still faces significant challenges in terms of an overs(...)

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(...)

Monaghan Shopping Centre: producing a rental income of €1,050,000

Commercial Property Editor Another provincial shopping centre is to have a change of ownership. Monaghan Shopping Centre has been acquired by Melcorpo(...)

Wilton Shopping Centre in Cork: the most valuable asset in the portfolio.

The Dublin-based real estate firm Clarendon Properties headed by Paddy McKillen and Tony Leonard is expected to have a significant shareholding in a (...)

 Grafton Street. Photograph: David Sleator

Some 54 per cent of the buildings on both of Dublin’s prime retail streets are owned by property funds which equates to 64 per cent of the retail spac(...)

CeX has opened its 25th Irish store at Blackpool Shopping Centre

In a further sign that recovery in the retail sector in spreading outside of Dublin, three retailers have just joined the tenant line-up at Cork city’(...)

Wilton Shopping Centre in Cork

The successful Wilton Shopping Centre in Cork along with strongly performing retail parks in Drogheda and Galway will be sold in a single lot on the i(...)

Manor West Retail Park in Tralee, Co Kerry:  will show an initial yield of just over 7 per cent

One of Ireland’s best-performing shopping centres, Manor West Retail Park in Tralee, Co Kerry, has been sold to an American fund for €59 million. Th(...)