Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Ikea reports healthy growth as it announces plans to reach nearly half the globe...

Ikea has reported healthy growth in its annual sales as it reveals ambitious expansion plans which will see it reach 3 billion.

TK Maxx FY sales up 11% thanks to new store openings

TK Maxx sales rose 11 per cent in the full year to February 3, thanks to a raft of new store openings on the...

Wyevale sells 5 of its largest centres to Dobbies

Wyevale Garden Centres has announced the sale of five of its largest properties to Dobbies Garden Centres.

200 management roles slashed in B&Q restructure

B&Q has announced plans to undertake a restructure which will scrap overnight replenishment leading to the loss of 200 roles.

DFS FY profits cut in half after heatwave

DFS saw full year profits dropped by half after the summer’s heatwave hit sales in its final quarter. Pre-tax profit at the sofa specialist fell...

Topps Tiles’ FY profit to come in ahead of expectations

Topps Tiles has revealed its full-year adjusted pre-tax profit is expected to come in slightly ahead of market expectations thanks to improved trading in...

ScS hails “increasing resilience” for FY results as online sales rise 22%

Sunderland-based furniture and floorings retailer ScS cited “increasing resilience and strong cash flow dynamics”.
Ikea plastic

Ikea slammed for apparent “vicious anti-union campaign”

In a complaint filed against the Swedish homeware giant, the UNI alleged Ikea has violated workers’ rights to unionise. The UNI Global Union has accused...

Wyevale announces sale of another 4 garden centres

Wyevale has announced the sale of four more of its garden centres as it continues to offload its entire store estate.
Christmas Trading

Next sales rise better-than-expected 4.5% during “volatile” and “challenging” first half

Next's full price sales rose 4.5 per cent in its first half, ahead of the one per cent guidance it originally predicted at the...

Feature Resource

What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...