Festive cheer: Record Christmas for grocery stores

Irish consumers spent €995m on groceries in December

Shoppers spent an average of €694 on groceries in December (€151 more than the typical month).

  • Dunnes Stores – 23% Tesco – 22.3%
  • Supervalu – 21.8%

“Irish shoppers showed a willingness to splash out over the festive break,”

“Branded and premium private label ranges grew by 3.8% and 11.2% respectively as shoppers spoiled themselves and their families over Christmas.”

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