December 21, 2015  |  Your latest trade news

SuperValu still on top in the run up to Christmas

News | SuperValu has strengthened its position at the top, posting impressive sales growth of 3.7% and increasing its share of the grocery market to 24.7%

SuperValu remains Ireland’s largest grocery retailer as Christmas approaches, according to the latest supermarket share figures from Kantar Worldpanel in...

New legal requirements for online sales to consumers from January 2016

Advisor | Deirdre Kilroy, head of the Intellectual Property and Technology team at LK Shields Solicitors, explains how businesses established in the EU that sell goods or services to consumers online will have to implement changes to comply with new laws - by 9 January 2016

Wednesday, 23 December set to be busiest Christmas shopping day

News | Sales expected to spike on the day between 1 – 2pm, as shoppers rush to snap up the last of their Christmas purchases

EM News must consult retailers on carriage charges review: RGDATA

News | RGDATA wants EM News to meet with a delegation from the association in the New Year before making any changes to carriage charges

Every €10 spent locally generates €24 of benefit, says ISME

News | ISME encourages consumers to support the local economy and local job creation by shopping locally

Exports to Republic boost Around Noon’s business

News | Grab-and-go convenience supplier developed some 200 new products to meet the specific requirements of individual customers this year

Irish company introduces convenient sweet potato fries 

Brand Central | New fries that meet current consumer trend are gluten free, low in saturated fat, low in salt and ready in 25 minutes

Early delivery deadlines causing online retailers to lose thousands of Christmas sales

News | Sites that only offer economy deliveries using cheap delivery companies are losing out on thousands of eleventh hour orders, according to delivery expert

Marketing bites

The Force is strong as Gala teams up with Disney on Star Wars launch - and other news for FMCG marketers - for the week 15/12/15 - 21/12/15

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