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IRELAND: 700 jobs saved in Elverys management buyout 1 Apr 2014

Around 700 jobs have been saved as a result of a management buyout of Irish sportswear chain Elverys, which has been in examinership since February.

IRELAND: A-Wear falls into receivership, stores to close 2 Dec 2013

Irish clothing retail chain A-Wear has fallen into receivership, with some of its stores set to close.

IRELAND: Wellman invests in Mullagh facility upgrade 1 Nov 2013

Wellman International Limited is to invest EUR5m (US$6.7m) in an upgrade of its operations in Mullagh, Co Cavan.

IRELAND: M&S to close four stores, cut 180 jobs 8 Aug 2013

UK retailer Marks and Spencer is to close four stores in the Republic of Ireland, resulting in 180 job losses.

IRELAND: Monsoon Accessorize exits court rescue process 17 Jun 2013

Apparel and accessories retailer Monsoon Accessorize Ireland has excited examinership - a process in Irish law where court protection is obtained to assist the survival of a company - in a move that safeguards 200 jobs.

IRELAND: Awear implements Jesta IS Vision Suite 30 Jul 2012

Irish fashion brand and retailer Awear has implemented the Jesta IS Vision Suite to manage its enterprise and store operations.

IRELAND: Retailers back code on children's clothes 12 Jul 2012

Ten high street retailers have backed new guidelines to prevent the sale and marketing of provocative and sexually-suggestive children's clothing in Ireland.

IRELAND: Abercrombie & Fitch to expand into Ireland - reports 3 Apr 2012

Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is rumoured to be planning to open its first store in Ireland in the autumn.

IRELAND: Topshop to shrink presence - reports 24 Jan 2012

Topshop is set to shutter some Irish stores as their leases expire, according to reports.

US: Skechers opens first Irish retail store 12 Nov 2010

Footwear firm Skechers USA Inc has opened its first Skechers-branded retail store in Ireland as the latest step in its worldwide retail licensing expansion.