May 12, 2020  |  Your latest trade news

Retail food sector named the most trusted sector in the country

News | Lidl placed highest of all retail supermarkets, coming in fifth place overall

The retail food sector has been named the most trusted sector in Ireland for a third consecutive year. This comes from the Ireland RepTrak 2020 study,...

SuperValu sales provide insight into lockdown shopping trends

News | Home delivery growth equivalent to opening 12 new SuperValu stores, while flour products are up 200% and olive oil sales up 80%

Farmers welcome gradual re-opening of McDonald's

News | Six drive-thrus will re-open in Dublin from 20 May, with the spend per car to be capped at €30

Talty’s Mace Lissycasey celebrates selling €4m jackpot ticket

News | Jackpot was a whopping €4,041,306 and the National Lottery has confirmed it was scooped by a player in the Banner County

Fresh expands online shopping service with restaurant partnership

News | Take home the restaurant with new meal kits from Fresh The Good Food Market

Businesses criticise Council’s recommendation to ban cars after 11am

News | Business group says decision to ban cars from certain locations in the city after 11am "addresses the wrong issue"

New ‘coeliac alert’ system to help GPs identify 37,000 undiagnosed sufferers

News | Initiative launched at start of Coeliac Awareness Week and Society’s 50th birthday

Subway begins local phased reopening roll-out

News | New safety measures implemented to support social distancing, with enhanced hygiene practices and PPE

New Lidl chatbot shows quietest times in-store

News | Lidl's What's App Chatbot uses real time data and customer transaction numbers to reveal quietest times

Circle K gives communities the chance to say thanks to Ireland’s heroes

News | New ‘Little Thank Yous’ initiative gives customers the chance to give a gift to the nation’s heroes

GMAs entry deadline extended to 12 June

Awards ceremony will be a true celebration of the Herculean efforts retail managers and their colleagues have made day in, day out to keep on providing an excellent service for customers during unprecedented challenges

Eurospar retailers harnessing the power of social media

Video views reassuring local customers top 1 million

Lidl Ireland and Aurivo introduce plant-based milk carton

Lidl’s new milk cartons are made from fully renewable materials, saving the equivalent of 160 tonnes of CO2 each year

XL and Marty Morrissey team up to spread cheer

XL is sponsoring Marty Morrissey's new RTE Player four-week series, which will see him entertain Ireland with music, chats and banter - all from the confines of his garden shed!

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