Home Retail Group boss to step down next year

Home Retail Group Chief Executive Terry Duddy has announced he is to step down from the role in July 2014. Duddy, who has been...

Cath Kidston’s Shanghai store sales up 200%

International expansion across the Far-East is going well for homeware design company Cath Kidston as it announced a surge in weekly sales in its...

Homebase set up Gardening Academy

Homebase is to launch a new Garden Academy apprenticeship scheme in a bid to inspire a next generation of UK gardeners. The academy, for...

‘Endemic‘ problem on high street

Six high street furniture and carpet retailers have been accused of misleading their customers through inflated reference pricing. The Office of Fair Trading (OFT)...

Dreams hire Mike Logue as new CEO

Bed retailer Dreams has appointed Mike Logue as its new Chief Executive Officer as it seeks to recover from recent administration. Logue, who was...

Cath Kidston announces record year for Group Sales

Home furnishings retailer Cath Kidston has announced a strong surge in sales in its full year results as it continued its expansion into the...

Ikea appoints Gillian Drakeford as UK and Ireland Country Manager

Ikea has appointed Gillian Drakeford to the role of country manager for the UK and Ireland. She will take up the position on Thursday,...

Screwfix sales drives Kingfisher growth

Kingfisher has revealed that total sales across its UK home improvement stores increased 3.6 per cent during the 10 weeks to 13 July 2013...

Halfords to improve communications and multi-channel with new deal

Automotive retailer Halfords is stepping up its in-store communications in an attempt to become more customer friendly and to support its multichannel strategy. The...

Dunelm reveal 1.7% LFL increases

Homewares retailer Dunelm has revealed like-for-like sales are up 1.7% in its full year but sales fell in the final quarter due to poor...

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The New Age of Consumer Behaviour in Retail 2019 Report

Is retail experiencing a moment of transformation or chaos? The answer to this question depends on who is framing it. Too long has our...