October 12, 2023  |  Your latest trade news

Budget 2024: Some gains - and pains

News | While supports have been welcomed, independent retailers say increases to the national minimum wage and excise duty on tobacco will have a detrimental impact

Increases to the national minimum wage and to the excise duty on tobacco that were announced in Budget 2024 by Finance Minister Michael McGrath will have a...

Higher costs dent Northern Ireland profits for Dunnes Stores

News | Dunnes Stores’ Northern Ireland business recorded a bottom line profit of £2.6m

Omagh-based TC Autos launches plan to create new grocery and fuel hub

News | Significant part of car dealership's Killyclogher Road site will become a new retail hub within the next two years, subject to planning approval

Centra partners with Snappy to pioneer home delivery app

News | Alongside traditional grocery, the new app will also facilitate hot food-to-go home deliveries

Lidl Ireland and Begleys Fresh Produce Group sign new €1.5m deal 

News | New contract creates eight new jobs for Begleys

Irish cider industry sees domestic sales grow by 3.9% in 2022

Off-trade | Cider's total share of the alcohol market grew by 13.8% to reach 6.6% of sales

Almost 3,000 Northern Ireland retail jobs lost since 2010, GMB analysis shows 

News | 2,875 traditional retail jobs have disappeared - a decline of 6.6% - since 2010

Bord Bia targets more than 10 million European consumers with autumn beef campaigns

News | Minister Martin Heydon officially launched Irish presence at the Anuga trade show in Cologne, Germany

Portuguese Wine Fair arrives in Dublin on Monday, 23 October

Off-trade | AICEP Portuguese Global Trade & Investment will host a Portuguese Wine Fair in the Marker Hotel

Zambrero takes World Hunger Day to new heights: Packing 80,000 meals with St. Mary's College

News | This year, Zambrero Ireland, with the support of St. Mary's College in Rathmines, Dublin, has set a formidable goal: to pack a staggering 80,000 nutritious meals to fight global hunger

Last call: Network with top executives in retail

Join some of Norway's most influential retail leaders at the Norwegian Retail Innovation Summit

Abbeyleix in Co. Laois named as Ireland’s Tidiest Town for 2023

Minister Humphreys announces €1.5 million in grant aid for circa 900 TidyTowns groups nationwide

Dole Organics and ‘GO Organic!’ unveiled at Fruit Attraction 2023

Company aims to meet retailer needs and address consumer demands for quality

Smooch Ice Cream awards ceremony recognises excellence across all sites

New reward initiative aims to recognise the achievements of over 160 Smooch sites across the country

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