Saturday, March 23, 2019

Dunelm sales up 13.4%

Homewares retailer Dunelm recorded sales growth of 13.4 per cent in its half-yearly trading statement, issued today. In a successful half year for the...

Andy Halford becomes M&S non-executive director

Andy Halford is to join the board of Marks and Spencer as a non-executive director, it was announced today. Mr Halford, the Chief Financial...

Barnardo‘s gains £700,000 from Argos toy exchange

Children‘s charity Barnardo‘s has been given a pre-Christmas boost after receiving donations of toys worth over £700,000 from six week campaign with Argos. Argos...

Carpetright profit rises as sales decline

Carpet, flooring & homewares specialist Carpetright has seen underlying profit jump 45.9 per cent to £5.4 million despite a fall in UK sales, it...

Kingfisher retail profit falls 6% in Q3

Home and DIY retail group Kingfisher has today reported a six per cent fall in retail profit in its third quarter as sales fell...

Cath Kidston EBITDA up 13% to £19m

Fashion and homewares specialist Cath Kidston has reported an EBITDA increase of 13 per cent to £19 million, according to figures released today. Group...

Ikea “deeply regrets” forced labour

Flat-pack furniture specialist Ikea said today that it “deeply regrets” using political and criminal prisoners in former Communist East Germany in the 1970s. After...

B&Q to unveil Christmas ad

Home and DIY retailer B&Q has announced that it will launch its annual Christmas advertising campaign tomorrow. Appearing alongside the tagline ‘Make it Perfect‘,...

Ikea UK sales rise to £1.23bn amid investment

Flat-pack furniture specialist Ikea has today reported a total sales rise of 6.3 per cent to £1.23 billion in the UK & Ireland, its...

Dreams Chairman departs

Bed retailer Dreams has today announced the departure of Chairman Steve Johnson, who is leaving the company after less than a year and a...

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