Sunday, September 26, 2021
B&Q has opened a new high street store in Wood Green allowing customers easier access the home improvement essentials.

B&Q named as cheapest DIY tools & equipment retailer – Which?

B&Q has been identified as the cheapest place to buy DIY tools and equipment in a “snapshot” study of six retailers by Which?.
Homebase to return to Bradford with a brand new store

Homebase to return to Bradford after 3-year absence

Homebase reopening a store in Bradford for the first time since 2018, this time in a brand new location at Enterprise 5 Retail Park.
Screwfix expands rapid delivery service to other cities

Screwfix expands rapid delivery service to other cities

Screwfix has announced plans to roll out its rapid delivery service to other areas after a successful trial in Bristol that launched in June.
Toolstation expands ecommerce service with new app

Toolstation expands ecommerce service with new app

Toolstation has launched a new app for both trade and DIY customers to provide them with easier and faster shopping services online.
Kingfisher JJ van Oosten profile B&Q Screwfix interview

Big Interview: JJ Van Oosten, Chief Customer & Digital Officer, Kingfisher

Kingfisher chief customer & digital officer JJ Van Oosten on why investing in online & prioritising consumer needs has been crucial to success
Bensons for Beds accelerates transformation as sales bounce back

Bensons for Beds accelerates transformation as sales bounce back

Bensons for Beds has said it will accelerate its turnaround strategy after sales bounced back in the wake of the easing of lockdown (...)
Toolstation opens 500th store Travis Perkins New Malden Surrey

Toolstation opens 500th store

Toolstation has just opened its landmark 500th store in New Malden, Surrey.
Wickes appoints Mohamed El Fanichi as technology chief

Wickes appoints Mohamed El Fanichi as technology chief

Wickes has appointed Mohamed El Fanichi as its new chief information technology officer, effective from September 1.
Feather & Black returns to high street with Dreams concessions

Feather & Black plots return to high street with new Dreams concession

Dreams has opened the first bricks-and-mortar presence for Feather & Black  since it acquired the business last year.
Homebase kickstarts 300 new jobs for young people

Homebase kickstarts 300 new jobs for young people

Homebase is creating 300 jobs for young people across Britain as it becomes the first major home and garden retailer taking (...)

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Retail Gazette Report: Countdown to 2023

Earlier this year, Google announced that it was delaying its plans to phase out third-party cookies from its Chrome browser, granting a much-discussed extension...