Kevin Sweeney

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The Omni shopping centre in  Santry, Dublin. Some landlords are doing rent deals with retail tenants, but the Omni has stood out in the sector for the intransigence of its approach. Photograph: Tom Honan

In recent years Palestinian businessman Mohamed Alkurd has steadily built up the L’Ombré group, a chain of nine upscale hair and beauty salons dotted (...)

Grafton Street in Dublin, the 13th most expensive shopping street in the world. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

It has become a humorous internet meme to point out changes in the environment spurred by global lockdowns, and conclude that the planet is renewing i(...)

Full house: While retailers are seeing sales growth, only bars are seeing prices rise too. Photograph: Marco Cristofori/Getty

Bars are the only retailers experiencing both sales growth and rising prices, according to a report by property firm Savills Ireland. The study of t(...)

New Savills appointments:  Kevin Sweeney, director, retail; Angus Potterton, managing director; and Larry Brennan, new head of European retail agency

Larry Brennan, a driving force behind the growth and success of estate agents Savills in Ireland, has been appointed head of European retail agency. (...)