July 25, 2023  |  Your latest trade news

Irish grocery sales and trips to store increase as inflation hits lowest rate this year

News | Average annual increase to household spending over the past 12 months has been €427, Kantar's data shows

Take home grocery sales in Ireland increased by 9.6% in the four weeks to 9 July 2023 as the average price per pack increased by 11.1%, according to the latest...

 CSNA expresses concern on proposed Low Pay Commission recommendation

News | Association is concerned that the “ripple effect” will come into play if an increase of the proposed magnitude is adopted

New Irish research shows the impact of the cost of living crisis on our diets, relationships and parenting 

News | Content marketing agency Zahra launches the findings of its H1 consumer sentiment report

BWG Foods brands shortlisted for national awards

News | All five retail brands – Spar, Eurospar, Mace, Londis and XL – have been nominated for Irish Sponsorship Awards

24/7 Celebrations: Applegreen rewards customers on Monday, 24 July 

News | One-day-only deals available at 122 Applegreen stores nationwide, with donations to Barretstown doubled for the whole day

Bank of Ireland to provide €27.5m in financing for Re-turn, Ireland’s new Deposit Return Scheme

News | An estimated 2 billion drinks bottles and cans consumed in Ireland each year but over 30% not collected for recycling

July confidence reading suggests Irish consumers feeling strengths and strains as inflation eats into optimism

News | Irish consumer confidence improves slightly further in July but details send mixed messages, writes Austin Hughes

M&S rolls-out braille range including industry-first gift card

News | Rollout accelerated by colleague idea submitted through the retailer’s CEO suggestion scheme - ‘Straight to Stuart'

New report names Tesco Ireland retailer of choice for suppliers

News | Research was based on feeedback of 680 respondents from more than 400 suppliers

More than half of workers have embraced hybrid work

News | EY Mobility Consumer Index notes that offices and workplaces are gradually becoming busier

Aldi to remove coloured caps from all milk products

News | Its private label Clonbawn milk products will now come with clear caps, which are easier to recycle

ShelfLife July 2023 issue now available online

All the news and analysis from our latest print edition

Celebrate your store’s achievements by entering the ShelfLife C-Store Awards 2023 today!

Awards programme acknowledges the hard work and dedication that goes into running a successful convenience store and sends a powerful message of confidence to your management, staff, and valued customers

Nobó’s decadent nutty spreads now available nationwide

Nobó’s collection of spreads comprises four delicious flavours

SuperValu, Centra retailers leading the way in sustainability with 9% reduction in carbon in 12 months

Carbon reduction achieved across SuperValu and Centra stores is equivalent to planting over 260,000 trees

ACE and Panda partner to improve carton recycling process on Irish market

Minister for Circular Economy launches new generation of robotic sorting technology in Panda’s Ballymount MRF marking its partnership with ACE Ireland

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