Sales of hand sanitisers rose 15 per cent in the 12 weeks to February 23rd. Photograph: iStock

News surrounding spread of the coronavirus prompted shoppers to load up on handwash products including sanitisers in the 12 weeks to February 23rd wit(...)

Dunnes Stores retained its position as the Republic’s largest retailer, achieving a market share of 23.6%. Photograph: iStock

Supermarket shoppers spent €10.5 million less – a 6 per cent reduction – on alcohol in the run-up to Christmas 2019 compared with the year before, acc(...)