EOIN BURKE-KENNEDYUK-listed retailer Poundland is opening three new Dealz stores in Cork, Meath and Kildare with the creation of 80 new jobs.The move (...)

Dealz is a new brand launched here by Poundland, targeted at the value end of the retail market. Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES

UK-listed retailer Poundland is planning to open six new Dealz stores in Ireland over the next year, chief executive Jim McCarthy has told The Irish (...)

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US stocks changed little today, as equities recouped much of their earlier declines amid signs of progress in diplomatic attempts to ease tensions surrounding Ukraine. Photograph: Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Mounting concerns over China’s economic growth rate and continuing uncertainty in Ukraine impacted on European shares today, sending benchmark inde(...)

British discount retailer Poundland plans to list its shares on the London Stock Exchange in March. Photo: Bloomberg

British discount retailer Poundland plans to list its shares on the London Stock Exchange in March, joining a surge of store groups seeking flo(...)

The acceleration in Poundland’s worth has mirrored the economic crisis since 2007 – its fortunes rose as the wider economy in the UK fell further into recession. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Twenty-three years ago, a shop opened in Burton-on-Trent in England. Last month, it moved to bigger premises in the Staffordshire town, now employing (...)

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Dealz is attracting 250,000 copies to its Irish stores every week.

British-listed retailer Poundland is planning to open an additional 11 Dealz discount stores in Ireland over the next 15 months. Chief executive Jim M(...)

The UK discounter Dealz is to open a large new outlet at Abbeycourt in Tralee, Co Kerry. The company, which is owned by th UK retailer Poundland, has (...)