Carphone Warehouse merged with Dixons, the owner of PC World and Currys, earlier this year, and first half results would suggest that the tie-up is working. (Photograph: PA Wire)

Dixons Carphone, the electricals and telecommunications retailer, posted a 30 per cent rise in first half profit on the back of market share gains and(...)

Merchandising wars: Christmas shoppers get into the spirit of Black Friday on Dublin’s Grafton Street. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

It was sedately busy on Dublin’s Henry Street, as shop workers relished being “rushed off their feet” after spending a long and recessionary time k(...)

Carrickmines Retail Park is currently producing a rental income of €4.4 million with tenants like Next (above) paying €400,000.

The fast-growing IPUT property fund is to take over ownership of Carrickmines Retail Park in south Dublin as part of a successful tender by the New Y(...)

The Park, Carrickmines: in a different league to the other parks, accounting for €4.4m of the overall rental income from the portfolio

The New York-based Marathon Asset Management has bought five retail parks including the first phase of Carrickmines Retail Park in south Dublin for a(...)

The MICA, or My Intelligent Communication Accessory, created by Intel in partnership with Barneys New York and Opening Ceremony. Photograph: Collier Schorr via The New York Times

For two decades, Intel got rich on personal computers and computer servers. Now we are in a world of machine intelligence everywhere, and Intel has (...)

The latest letting to German retailer Maxi Zoo has brought the occupancy level to 100 per cent at the retail parks in Blanchardstown Centre, west Dubl(...)

Carrickmines Retail Park phase 1 in south Co Dublin

Nama has confirmed the scale and identify of its first retail park portfolio to be offered for sale. Five parks, including the first phase of Carri(...)

Dixons Retail, whose Currys chain sells everything from tablets to vacuum cleaners, agreed to an all-share merger of equals with Carphone Warehouse Group in May.  Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Carphone Warehouse and European electrical retailer Dixons Retail both posted big jumps in earnings ahead of their planned merger later this year. Ca(...)

Dixons is discussing a deal  with Carphone Warehouse that would create a new £3.5 billion force in the electrical retailing sector.

Five years ago, Dixons could have been snapped up for less than £250 million (€303 million). By late 2008 its shares had slithered to an all-ti(...)

A record number of  Britons  did their Christmas shopping online in December as almost one in five non-food purchases were made on the internet.  Dixons Retail Group says it was the second year in a row of growth  for Dixons over the Christmas period,   Photograph: Yui Mok/PA

The owner of PC World and Currys said its business took off “like a rocket” after a record St Stephen’s Day for the electricals retailer.More than £10(...)