Topps Tiles eyes commercial sector following first half profit rise

In contrast to store closures at big DIY players Homebase and B&Q, Topps Tiles is considering targeting the commercial market once it has reached...

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...

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