Argos Ireland closure and Lloydspharmacy withdrawal from Sainsbury’s put 2,600 jobs at risk


Around 2,600 retail jobs could be lost after Argos revealed it will end its operations in Ireland and Lloydspharmacy decided to close its branches in Sainsbury’s stores.

Argos will retreat from Ireland this summer, closing its 34 shops with the likely loss of 580 jobs.

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