Friday, December 14, 2018
B&Q job cuts

B&Q to sell 6 stores to fund turnaround

B&Q’s owner Kingfisher is reportedly looking to sell six of its stores in order to raise £125 million in funds for its turnaround
Eve Sleep shares

30% uptick in Eve Sleep shares amid new strategy plan

Shares in Eve Sleep surged 30% today as the online mattress retailer launched a fundraising plan.
Debbie Williamson Swoon

5 Minutes With Debbie Williamson, Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Swoon

The Retail Gazette had a chat with Swoon's co-founder and chief creative officer Debbie Williamson.

Homebase’s ecommerce site voted worst in the UK

Homebase has been named the UK’s worst online shopping experience in a new poll, with Sports Direct coming a close second.
B&Q black friday

B&Q abandons Black Friday

B&Q has announced it would abandon Black Friday this year as shoppers are expected to ignore the November sales period.
Ikea UK

Ikea’s UK sales rise despite tough climate

Ikea has booked rising full year sales in the UK thanks to the opening of two new big box stores and a surge in online sales.

Anthropologie issues apology after copyright infringement accusations

Anthropologie has issued an apology after it was accused of breaking intellectual property laws.
Carpetright update

Carpetright sales dented by CVA store closures

Carpetright has conceded that trading in its first half was hurt by disruption from a major restructuring programme.
Wyevale Dobbies

Wyevale offloads Woodcote Green branch to Dobbies

Wyevale has announced the sale of its Woodcote Green garden centre to Dobbies. to replace ScS concessions in House of Fraser will replace ScS’s concessions in seven House of Fraser branches. The furniture retailer revealed it would be taking the place of ScS across its...

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