Why Argos took the shock decision to leave Ireland

12 days ago Independent.ie

Argos has announced it will close its 34 stores in Ireland, ending all operations here including online by the end of June this year. All stores will be closed by June 24 and it will not be possible to order from the Argos UK website to Ireland instead,. This renewed focus on food being placed the heart of the business has already impacted Argos’ operations in the UK. There is also a further 400 Argos click and collect points in Sainsbury’s stores across the UK. Irish consumers have also complained online about growing numbers of items being out of stock for both collection and home delivery post-Brexit.
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