Monday, August 20, 2018

Topps Tiles like-for-like sales drop by 1.5%

Topps Tiles announced a like-for-like sales drop of 1.5% for the 13 weeks to June 29, 2013 but the retailer returned to growth in...

Sofa.com founders urge tax rethink

A tax on online retailers could negatively impact small business and “hit at the heart of the UK‘s world-leading online retail industry”, experts have...

Laura Ashley LFLs dip 0.6%

Furniture & fashion retailer Laura Ashley has today reported a 0.6 per cent drop in both total and like-for-like (LFL) sales in its first...

Dreams CEO to exit

The CEO of struggling bed specialist retailer Dreams is to leave the business three months after it was acquired by private equity firm Sun...

Topps Tiles rebrands 12 clearance stores

DIY retailer Topps Tiles has today announced the expansion of its UK store portfolio as it rebrands 12 of its Tile Clearing House (TCH)...

WorldStores raises £10m to support growth

Home & garden e-tailer WorldStores has raised £10 million “to support its continued rapid growth” from management firm Serena Capital, it has been announced....

Dreams owner pays £23m debt

Private equity firm Sun European Partners, owner of bed retailer Dreams, has paid the retailer‘s suppliers and trade creditors £23 million to pay off...

B&Q LFLs drop 5.6% in Q1

Home and DIY retailer B&Q has today reported a 5.6 per cent fall in like-for-like (LFL) sales as cold weather impacted trade, it has...

Wickes LFLs fall 6.1% due to bad weather

Building merchant and DIY retail specialist group Travis Perkins has today reported a 6.1 per cent fall in like-for-like (LFL) sales across its consumer...

B&Q Ireland exits Examinership amid investment

Home and DIY retailer B&Q Ireland, a wholly-owned subsidiary of retail group Kingfisher, has exited Examinership today after three months, thanks to an investment...

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The retail CMO’s guide to Christmas 2018

Things are tough in retail right now. Administrations, Amazon, CX, AI, a weak pound...it's a lot. But we’re here to spread some Christmas cheer. The retail...