Ireland strives to help retailers survive recession

05/1/2009 | Retail Week (U.K.) (subscription required)

Dermot Ahern, justice minister for Ireland, warned landlords that lawmakers would legislate against rent reviews that only resulted in increased rents unless a "flexible and pragmatic approach" is taken to help retailers. "There is a growing awareness that, in current economic circumstances, rents need to be reduced if businesses are not to fail," a spokesman for the justice minister said.

View Full Article in:

Retail Week (U.K.) (subscription required)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
EVP, Catalog/Online Store
National Geographic Society
Washington, Dist. Columbia
Senior Director, Learning and Workforce Development
National Retail Federation
Washington, Dist. Columbia
Director, Leadership Development & Talent Acquisition
Hibbett Sporting Goods, Inc.
Birmingham, Alabama
Vice President of Marketing
Blair
Warren, Pennsylvania
Commercial Building Products Sales Specialist
Parksite Inc
Columbia, SC