Argos Departure A Significant Blow - Retail Ireland

Outlets in Offaly, Westmeath, and Laois are among the 34 shops to to close.

The news of job losses at Argos is 'a very significant blow'.

That's the reaction of Retail Ireland to the news Argos is to close all its Irish stores.

Almost 600 workers are losing their jobs at its 34 shops across the country, due to sales falling by over a fifth.

The news will spell the end for outlets in Athlone, Tullamore, and Portlaoise.

Retail Ireland Director, Arnold Dillon says it's awful for staff:

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