Thursday, July 18, 2019

Wilko returns to full-year profit thanks to cost-cutting drive

Wilko has revealed an increase in profits in its full-year results which the British retailer attributed to cost-cutting.

Outgoing B&Q & Screwfix CEO pockets £1.8m amid declining profits

The outgoing chief executive of Kingfisher has seen her total pay package jump to £1.8 million.
Travis Perkins Wickes

Wickes owner Travis Perkins posts sales rise

Wickes parent company Travis Perkins has reported a first quarter sales rise as the chain was supported by the UK's weather.
Wayfair shares

Wayfair shares nosedive amid widening losses

// Wayfair's first quarter results indicated widening losses but revenue growth beat estimates // News prompted shares in Wayfair to plunge by 6.8% on Thursday Wayfair...
Ikea UK country manager

Ikea names Peter Jelkeby as new UK & Ireland boss

Ikea has announced the appointment of Peter Jelkeby as the new country retail manager for its UK and Ireland division.
Argos app

Hands On with the Argos AR app

Ever had trouble buying furniture online because it's hard to decide how it'd look in your room? Argos seems to have solved it.
H&M Home

H&M Home opens on London’s Regent Street today

H&M will open its new Home concept store on 208 Regent Street at 10am today, offering a dynamic customer experience and...
Carpetright CVA

Carpetright on verge of bouncing back as CVA begins to bear fruit

Carpetright has said its UK like-for-likes had “improved significantly” in its final quarter, as a CVA...
Topps Tiles

Topps Tiles buys 80% stake in tile supplier for £3.3m

Topps Tiles has purchased a controlling stake in tile supplier Strata worth £3.3 million in a bid to expand its commercial...
kitchen bathroom

Retailers “misleading” customers with kitchen & bathroom sales- Which?

Some well-known kitchen and bathroom retailers have been found to be using "potentially misleading" discount claims.

Feature Resource

9 Tips for Getting your Retail Display Strategy Right

We are witnessing the digitisation of the entire retail ecosystem. While many have long debated whether online or offline will ‘win’ the retail battle,...