Shoppers at a Primark store in Berlin.

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Penneys on Mary Street, Dublin. The fast fashion chain helped owner Associated British Foods grow its profits. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

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Taoiseach Enda Kenny speaks during the opening of a Primark store at Alexanderplatz in Berlin, Germany, yesterday. Photograph: Britta Pedersen/EPA 1:36

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was given a rock-star welcome worthy of David Hasselhoff himself when he arrived to open a new Primark store in Berlin yesterday (...)

 Taoiseach Enda Kenny opens a new Primark store in Berlin this morning.  The opening of Primark in Alexanderplatz has had a substantial local economic impact with the creation of more than 800 new jobs, bringing the total number of people employed by Primark in Germany to over 6,100. 1:36

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German campaigners have called for greater transparency in Primark’s product supply chain. Photograph: Getty Images

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