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Irish Retail at a Glance

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CPM, Ireland’s leading field sales company, takes a look at the Irish retail news for this week. This is a one-stop shop for all your Irish retail news. If you would like to receive our monthly newsletter which will include all Retail articles for the previous month, including “Retail at a Glance” subscribe today.

 

More Irish people opting for supermarket own label products over the household name brands

Irish people are turning away from big name brands in favour of supermarket own label products, new figures show. A study by Kantar Worldpanel found that homegrown favourites like Avonmore, Brennans and Denny are still hugely popular with Irish consumers.

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Most Irish Adults Cook Ethnic Food At Home Regularly

Almost 7 in 10 (69%) adults cook ethnic foods at home regularly, with Italian food the most likely to be cooked, with just over half (55%) of adults claiming to cook Italian food. Chinese (41%), Indian (31%), Mexican (27%) and Thai (18%) food also prove to be extremely popular foods to cook…

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Growth in retail sales slows amid fall-off in new car sales

Retail sales grew at their slowest pace in three years in April amid a significant fall-off in new car sales. The Brexit-related weakness in sterling has depressed the sale of new cars here with more consumers opting to buy cheaper used imports from the UK.

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Irish Retail at a Glance

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CPM, Ireland’s leading field sales company, takes a look at the Irish retail news for this week. Every Wednesday we share the recent announcements. This is a one stop shop for all your Irish retail news. If you would like to receive our monthly newsletter which will include all Retail articles for the previous month, including “Retail at a Glance” subscribe today.

Consumers to spend an average of €185 on alcohol during Euro 2016

Research conducted by sponsorship specialists, Livewire, has shown that people are planning to increase their personal spending during the Euro 2016 tournament with an average of €185 being spent on alcohol and €85 on gambling. Good news for the off-trade sector as 90% of people…

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Summer Purchasing: What Consumers Want

A recent survey by Empathy Research has revealed that grocery shopping behaviour changes significantly at a national level across the summer, with almost 3 in 4 adults (74%) claiming they change their grocery shopping behaviour throughout the summer. According to the survey of…

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Wholesalers And Retailers Expect To Hire 11% More In Q3 2016

Employers in Ireland’s Wholesale and Retail sector expect to accelerate hiring in Q3 2016, registering an outlook of +11%, according to the latest Manpower Employment Outlook Survey. This represents an increase of six percentage points on the last quarter and a five percentage…

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Irish Retail at a Glance

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CPM, Ireland’s leading field sales company, takes a look at the Irish retail news for this week. Every Wednesday we share the recent announcements. This is a one stop shop for all your Irish retail news. If you would like to receive our monthly newsletter which will include all Retail articles for the previous month, including “Retail at a Glance” subscribe today.

Savvy shoppers splashing the cash again as economic recovery gets underway

The economic recovery is underway and shoppers splashing the cash again are contributing to the boost, new figures show. Savvy spenders are giving our economy a much needed shot in the arm after significant drops in consumer confidence since the recession began in 2008.

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Households spent more on restaurants, hotels and shopping last month, as consumer spending accelerated – Visa

Consumer spending on all payment types increased by just over 6pc year-on-year last month, improving on the 5.6pc increase in June, according to the latest Irish Consumer Spending Index from Visa Europe. Spending rose by close to 8pc on hotels, restaurants and bars, while shoppers also spent more on clothes and shoes, rising by 7.8pc year-on-year.

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Irish Retail at a Glance

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CPM, Ireland’s leading field sales company, takes a look at the Irish retail news for this week. Every Wednesday we share the recent announcements. This is a one stop shop for all your Irish retail news. If you would like to receive our monthly newsletter which will include all Retail articles for the previous month, including “Retail at a Glance” subscribe today.

Retail sales rise marginally in November

The volume of retail sales rose by increased by 0.2 per cent in November when compared with October 2014, and were up 4.7 per cent on an annual basis, according to new figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO).

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Shoppers buying more, but only if price is right

As a new consumer-sentiment index shows a more confident mood, the latest Central Statistics Office figures reveal that consumers are buying more stuff – but only if it’s at the right price. The value of our purchases rose by a much more modest 2.2pc, showing stores had to cut prices in order to persuade us to buy.

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