Sunday, October 21, 2018

Made.com to receive £20m?

Made.com is in advanced discussions with Partech Ventures, a Paris-based investment firm, for a multimillion pound cash investment according to Sky News. Retail Gazette...

Kingfisher drops planned purchase of Mr Bricolade

Kingfisher, Europe‘s largest home improvement retailer, has said today that its proposed £201m purchase of smaller French rival Mr Bricolage has collapsed.Doubts related to...

DFS reports sales boost

Sofa retailer DFS, has reported financial results “in line with market expectations” just weeks after its IPO.   The Doncaster based retailer increased first-half...

Amazon launches DesignShop

Amazon, or the ‘everything store‘, has always offered products for the home, but now the online giant is pushing homeware as a standout category...

IKEA to launch wireless charging furniture

Earlier this year, both Starbucks and McDonalds launched wireless charging in selected branches. Now Swedish furniture retailer IKEA is going one better and bringing...

From supermarkets to real estate- Richard Petyt joins Knight Frank

Estate Agent Knight Frank is hoping to up its retail portfolio as Richard Petyt,senior director of acquisitions at Asda stores, has joined the real...

DFS sets price range for London listing

DFS, a Doncaster based company, has said it expects to raise £98m through its listing on the London Stock Exchange. “Our vision is to...

Discover&Deliver brings in fashion e-commerce expertise from Net-A-Porter and Asos

Richard Lloyd-Williams, formerly Group IT Director of The Net-a-Porter Group, has been welcomed aboard luxury online furniture, lighting and accessories retailer Discover&Deliver as Chief...

DFS to float on the London Stock Exchange

DFS Furniture today announced its intention to proceed with an initial public offering of its ordinary shares. The homeware retailer reported strong sales in...

Shopping made simple with the new Homebase app

British home enhancement retailer Homebase, has launched new smartphone and tablet mobile applications to support its intent to create a more inspirational and digital...

Feature Resource

What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...