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Several of Zara’s fast fashion competitors already sell cosmetics, including H&M, Asos and Boohoo Group. Photograph: iStock

The clothing retailer Zara has unveiled a new cosmetics line as it branches out into beauty products. Zara, the flagship of Spain’s Inditex, will sel(...)

Smoked mackerel, beetroot and dill tart. Photograph: Harry Weir

Eggs are by far and away our number one purchase at home. Wait, sorry, that’s a lie. Eggs are our number one food purchase. I’m not really privy to th(...)

‘At-home’ wear has lower margins than ‘going-out’ clothing, but customers are making fewer returns. Photograph: Tim Goode/PA Wire

Online fashion retailer Asos said better than expected first-half profits had boosted the company’s full-year outlook as it predicted more consumers w(...)

The 2021 Sign of the Times survey shows consumers have become less concerned about environmental issues and more concerned about their own wellbeing during the Covid-19 pandemic. Photograph: iStock

The results of the 2021 Sign of the Times survey by market research company Behaviour & Attitudes are published by The Irish Times today. The annu(...)

Dave O’Flanagan who has just been named chief product officer at Sitecore

Sitecore is to more than double headcount at Boxever, the Irish data analytics company it acquired in a multimillion euro deal earlier this month. Th(...)

Boxever co-founders Dermot O’Connor, Dave O’Flanagan and Alan Giles

Irish data analytics company Boxever has been acquired in a multimillion-euro deal by US customer experience software developer Sitecore. The buyer pl(...)

H&M is asking where it needs to move faster to position itself effectively for a post-Covid world. Photograph: iStock

The Hennes & Mauritz flagship store on Stockholm’s main square is trying to break the mould. A woman sewing a patch on to trousers, party dresses (...)

Topshop outlet in Jervis Shopping Centre, Dublin pictured before the pandemic. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

It has been a bleak start to 2021 for many retailers, and for almost 500 Irish employees of collapsed UK fashion group Arcadia, it couldn’t get any mo(...)

Ryanair closed down 4% in Dublin

European shares closed at two-week lows on Monday as a slump in German business morale underscored the damage from tighter Covid-19 restrictions, whil(...)

Moves underline how online players have gained the upper hand over traditional bricks-and-mortar clothing retailers. File photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP via Getty

British online fashion retailers Boohoo and Asos made major expansion moves on Monday, with the former buying the Debenhams brand and the latter in ta(...)

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