Carphone Warehouse celebrates 18 years in business in Ireland
In 1996, the first Carphone Warehouse began trading on Dublin’s Grafton Street and since then over 90 outlets have been opened nationwide. Carphone boasts a presence in every major town and city and are proud to employ over 650 people in the Republic of Ireland. Expert, impartial advice are the key cornerstones of Carphone Warehouse from early days to the present day. On 7th August 2014, Dixons and Carphone Warehouse officially merged to become one business. Dixons Carphone now has 119 stores nationwide and employs 1050 staff in the Republic of Ireland. Together, they are now one of the leading retailers in Ireland. The Irish business is led by Managing Director, Peter Scott, and he commented on the upcoming birthday: “It’s a great testimony to our staff and valued customers that we are here today to mark Carphone Warehouse’s 18th Birthday. Technology changes everyday and we want to continue to create an exciting retail environment where our customers can learn about mobile technology and find the device that is right for them. The world is changing at an amazing pace and at Carphone Warehouse we want our customers to be connected in a way that genuinely improves their lives”.