Travis Perkins mental health awareness week

Mental Health Awareness Week: Travis Perkins accelerates wellbeing initiatives

Travis Perkins has announced it is on track to deliver its commitment to ensure there are six times more mental health first aiders (MHFAs) in the business as mental health awareness week progresses.
Made.com Philippe Chainieux

Made.com announces zero-cost giveaway initiative to reduce waste

Made.com has announced a new zero-waste, zero-cost giveaway initiative as part of its plans to become a sustainable business.
Ikea Topshop flagship

Ikea in advanced talks to acquire former Topshop flagship

Ikea is reportedly in advanced talks to take over the former Topshop store in London's Oxford Street as part of its plan to open outlets in city centres.
Ikea launches furniture "Buy Back" scheme

Ikea launches furniture “Buy Back” scheme

Ikea has launched its delayed “Buy Back” scheme allowing customers to sell their old furniture back to the retailer.
Made.com Nicola Thompson

Made.com expands UK warehouse space to “grow business sustainably”

Made.com has announced it will expand its UK warehouse logistics operations with the development of an additional 350,000sq ft warehouse at DP World’s London Gateway Logistics Park in Tilbury.
Loaf Charlie Marshall Grant Thornton

Loaf officially puts itself up for sale

Loaf is reportedly exploring options for a £70 million sale after witnessing a rise in demand for beds and sofas during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Travis Perkins shareholders give Wickes spin-off the green light

Travis Perkins shareholders give Wickes spin-off the green light

Travis Perkins shareholders have given the thumbs-up to plans to spin off its Wickes retail business.
ProCook pursues international expansion after bumper year

ProCook pursues international expansion after bumper year

ProCook has announced its highest yielding year ever after sales for its 2020/21 financial year hit £64.5 million, marking a 35% (...)
Carphone Warehouse closes all Irish stores

Carphone Warehouse shuts down all Irish stores

// Carphone Warehouse to shut 81 stores in the Republic of Ireland, resulting in nearly 500 job losses // The closures comprise of 69 standalone...
Ingka Group Ikea investment

Ikea holding company Ingka Group invests over £3bn in renewable energy

Ingka Group, the holding company that controls the vast majority of Ikea stores, has announced it will invest an additional €4 billion (£3.4 billion) in renewable energy.

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The Crucial Challenges Retailers will Face in the 2020s

Panasonic and WBR Insights Research: The Crucial Challenges Retailers will Face in the 2020s At the start of 2020, Panasonic partnered with WBR Insights to find...