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Ireland approves phasing out of fur farming 27 Jun 2019

Ireland is set to become the 15th country in the European Union to ban fur farming after the country's cabinet approved a phased ban this week.


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.