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Fastway delivers  through a franchised network of about 300 drivers around the Republic. Photograph: Getty Images

Irish and multinational-backed investor MML has bought a minority stake in Fastway Couriers for a figure said to be about €12 million. Fastway delive(...)

Penneys on Mary Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Mustafa is shopping for a sweater at the flagship London store of Primark [the name of Penneys shops in the UK], the British low-cost fashion chain, w(...)

David Schneider, Robert Gentz and Rubin Ritter  ring the bell during the initial public offering of Zalando, at the Frankfurt stock exchange October 1, 2014.

Zalando, Europe’s biggest pure online fashion retailer, reported a big jump in second-quarter profitability in its core business in Germany, Austria (...)

Shares in British supermarket Morrisons rose 8.7 per cent rise after its sales figures beat forecasts. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

European markets rallied from last week’s wipeout as car-makers and retailers made gains yesterday. However, a further fall in crude oil prices dampe(...)

Debenhams  on Oxford Street, London:  the chain posted higher than expected sales in the past 19 weeks, driven by strong Christmas trading and growing online shopping. Photograph: Ki Price/Reuters

British department store chain Debenhams outshone rivals Marks & Spencer and Next over Christmas, helped by clever stock management and demand for(...)

Realex founder and chief executive  Colm Lyon. Realex can lay claim to being one of the few truly indigenous tech companies to make it big. Photograph: Brendan Lyon/Image Bureau

At 52, Colm Lyon is no wunderkind of the tech world. He has been ploughing away at the e-payments game for more than 15 years. Yesterday, he struck go(...)

Cat  wearing a “Tsunagaru Col” gadget. Photograph: Reuters/Yuya Shino
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Image of the week: Connected cats This poor cat is wearing a “Tsunagaru Col” gadget, next to a smart phone displaying the connected app, at the(...)

Shares in British online fashion retailer plunged by almost half after fierce discounts across the industry hit sales and forced it to slash full-year profit forecasts

Shares in British online fashion retailer Boohoo. com plunged by almost half after fierce discounts across the industry hit sales and forced it to sla(...)

A model wearing a T-shirt from The online retailer has reported a 63 per cent rise in revenue.

British online fashion retailer reported a 63 per cent rise in full-year revenue, driven by recovering consumer confidence that spurred mor(...)

IPO celebration: TrueCar employees mark its recent IPO by ringing the opening bell at the Nasdaq Exchange in Times Square, New York.  Photograph: Andrew Burton/Getty Images

The appetite of investors for initial public offerings has been on the up in 2014, with the hype machine set to go into overdrive when Chinese online (...)

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