Carphone Warehouse to shut all Irish stores

Company, which employs around 500 people, says changing customer behaviours responsible for closures

21st April, 2021
Carphone Warehouse to shut all Irish stores
Carphone Warehouse has 80 Irish stores. Picture: Getty

Carphone Warehouse will close all of its stores in the Republic of Ireland, the company has announced, in a move that will affect around 500 staff.

The company, which operated over 80 stores around Ireland, announced the news today in a statement from its parent business, Dixons Carphone. Its Irish website was quickly shut down after the statement.

A statement posted online said Carphone Warehouse had made the “difficult but necessary decision” to close its stores as...

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