Halfords launches free next-day reserve & collect

Bicycle & car parts retailer Halfords has improved its reserve & collect online service to allow for next-day pick-up at any of its stores,...

Home Retail Group appoints new Chairman

Independent director John Coombe has been promoted to the position of Chairman at Home Retail Group (HRG), it has been announced today. The owner...

Kingfisher profits up 20% despite B&Q sales slide

Kingfisher, owner of home & DIY retailers B&Q and Screwfix, has today published an eight step forward-looking strategy plan while reporting a 20 per...

Argos & Homebase sales slide further in new year

Home Retail Group has reported today that poor sales have continued at its operations since the turn of the year, but say that profits...

Wickes owner posts £297m full-year profits

Travis Perkins, building merchant and DIY retail specialist group, has today reported a 37 per cent rise in profit before tax to £297 million...

Kingfisher UK sales drop 1.9% in Q4

Home & DIY retail group Kingfisher is on course to meet its full-year profits targets despite today reporting further falls in UK trading during...

DFS appoints BBC director as Chief Marketing Officer

Upholstered furniture retailer DFS has today announced the appointment of Helen Normoyle as its new Chief Marketing Officer. Normoyle joins the business from national...

Dunelm profits up 7.8% in first half

Out-of-town based homewares retailer Dunelm saw its total revenues rise 8.8 per cent in the first half of its financial year, according to results...

Wilkinson lease triggers refurb at Edmonton Green

Value home and garden products retailer Wilkinson has today confirmed that it will be taking a 22,000 sq ft unit, on a 15 year...

Habitat makes Dickens permanent Creative Director

Polly Dickens has today been confirmed as the full-time Creative Director of upmarket homewares retailer Habitat after holding the role on an interim basis...

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[The Times Report] The Future of E-Commerce

Why brands should take direction from channel-agnostic consumers The pandemic has not only driven more people to shop online but also led to experimentation and...