Saturday, February 23, 2019
Mike Ashley ScS

Mike Ashley in pole position to buy Sofa.com as ScS ends talks

ScS has said it was "no long in discussions" to buy Sofa.com, effectively placing Mike Ashley in pole position.
Sofa.com Mike Ashley

ScS & Mike Ashley battle it out for Sofa.com

Sofa.com has caught the attention of two major retail players, with rival ScS and Mike Ashley both expressing interest.

B&Q leaked personal details of thousands of suspected shoplifters

B&Q has launched an internal investigation after swathes of data exposing the names and vehicle descriptions of shop lifters.
Asos homeware

Asos confirms launch date for own-brand homeware

Asos has confirmed the launch date for its first ever own-brand homeware collection.
Emma Mattress

Emma Mattress Q4 sales skyrockets 170% after Boxing Day success

Emma Mattress has reported a sales increase of £9.4 million between October 1 and December 31.
Bernie de Le Cuona

5 Minutes With Bernie de Le Cuona, Founder, De Le Cuona

Bernie de Le Cuona recently opened a new flagship store in Belgravia, London, so the Retail Gazette caught up with her.
Steamer Trading ProCook

ProCook buys Steamer Trading in pre-pack administration deal

Steamer Trading Cookshop's future on the high street is secure after it was bought out of administration by ProCook.
Halfords

Halfords shares dive amid stark profit warning

Halfords has seen its shares drop by more than 20 per cent in morning trading after issuing a stark profit warning.
DFS

DFS books sales rise amid economic uncertainty

DFS has outperformed in underlying sales in its latest trading update leading up to December 30.

Robert Dyas swings to loss amid online investment

Robert Dyas has become the second member of the Theo Paphitis Retail Group to swing to a loss in 2018.

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Your guide to thriving in the Amazon era

Surviving the Amazon Effect Amazon’s move into the business-to-business market is having a profound impact on many manufacturers and wholesale distributors—even those that do not...