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08 May 2018 11:49 SuperValu is back as Ireland's most popular supermarket ... but Tesco and Dunnes Stores are right behind it

SuperValu accounted for 22.3% of the consumer spend over the course of the 21 weeks to 22 April. SUPERVALU HAS RETURNED to the position of Ireland’s most popular supermarket, but Dunnes Stores and Tesco are right behind it. The latest Kantar supermarket shares show that SuperValu accounted for 22.3% of the consumer spend over the course of the 21 weeks 1

24 March 2018 08:30 Poll: Do you think supermarkets should reduce plastic packaging?

Campaigners are asking people to leave the excess plastic packaging with the cashier. A day of action is planned for Saturday 21 April where campaigners are asking people to take off the excess plastic packaging at the supermarket checkout and leave it with the cashier. Director of Friends of the Earth Oisin Coghlan said, “People are just sick of plastic 2

16 February 2018 02:57 Cork County Council could cut aid to firms over plastics usage

Cork County Council is to examine barring start-up businesses from securing grant-aid unless they take measures to reduce the use of plastics in the workforce. The local authority wants plastic bottles and other plastic drinking vessels to be cut out due to the increasing threat of plastic to the environmental. Proposed measures will be discussed by the council’s 11

12 February 2018 12:45 Dunnes is still Ireland's most popular supermarket

We’re also buying more vegetarian and vegan foods. SALES OF BRANDED goods in Irish supermarkets have climbed 4% year-on-year, the first time in four years that they have shown stronger growth than own-brand competitors. The sales figures are carried in the latest Kantar Worldpanel market share results, which show that Dunnes Stores remains Ireland’s 8

13 January 2018 16:00 Want to refresh your wardrobe and save money? Here are some expert tips

We went to the Grafton Academy of Fashion Design to find out how to spruce up your wardrobe for less. This week, we bring you some tips on how to spruce up your wardrobe without spending a lot of money. If you have old plain t-shirts lying around, now’s your time to add a slogan or design to them. And the key is a very cheap product: iron-on bonding 93

03 October 2017 10:55 Stoppages in Catalonia after independence poll violence

Barcelona metro stations were closed, pickets blocked main roads and civil servants walked out in response to a strike called by pro-independence groups after hundreds were injured in a Spanish police crackdown on a banned independence referendum. The stoppages, originally billed as a region-wide general strike but disavowed by the country's largest 14

30 September 2017 20:05 Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor who begged for more help

President Trump on Saturday lashed out at the mayor of San Juan and other officials in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico, contemptuous of their claims of a laggard U.S. response to the natural disaster that has imperiled the island’s future. “Such poor leadership ability by the Mayor of San Juan, and others in Puerto Rico, who are not able to get their workers 6

30 September 2017 19:03 Trump attacks 'poor leadership' after San Juan mayor begs for help

After the Puerto Rican capital city's mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz appealed for help "to save us from dying", the US president said in a series of tweets: "Such poor leadership ability by the Mayor of San Juan, and others in Puerto Rico, who are not able to get their workers to help. The tweets amounted to a biting response to Ms Cruz, who had accused the Trump 3

30 September 2017 14:26 Trump hits back over claims of tardy Puerto Rico storm response

Biting reply to San Juan mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz’s claim of ‘killing us with inefficiency’ US president Donald Trump has lashed out at the mayor of San Juan and other officials in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico, contemptuous of their claims of a slow US response to the natural disaster that has threatened the island’s future. “They want everything to be done for them when it should 10

29 September 2017 11:36 Irish Women Advised To Take Folic Acid Every Day

Women across Ireland are being advised to take a folic acid supplement every day if they are sexually active and could become pregnant. Public body Safefood is urging women to take a folic acid supplement daily, even if they are not actively trying to become pregnant. A baby’s spine and brain start developing in the first weeks of pregnancy and folic 9