Ireland's grocers battle it out

In the Spotlight – Irish grocery price war

The boom times are over for the Celtic Tiger with the recession hitting Ireland's retail sector. With consumers trading down,…

IRELAND: Musgrave profits fall in 2008

Musgrave Group, the Ireland-based firm behind the Budgens and Londis chains in the UK, saw pre-tax profits slump by 20%…

IRELAND: Aldi outlines Irish expansion

German discount supermarket chain Aldi is to create over 1,000 jobs in Ireland over the next few years boosted by…

IRELAND: Lidl adds to price war

German discount supermarket chain Lidl has cut prices across its stores in Ireland. The price cuts were implemented at the weekend and…

IRELAND: Tesco reopens stores and slashes prices

Tesco reopened 11 of its stores in the Republic of Ireland and slashed prices by as much as 25% yesterday (5…