Saturday, August 17, 2019

Debenhams poaches Argos e-commerce director

Department store Debenhams has poached Argos‘ e-commerce chief to drive forward its multichannel strategy after the exit of Simon Forster at the end of...

John Lewis sales fall 0.3% as Fashion falters

Department store John Lewis saw total sales fall 0.3 per cent last week as its fashion category reported negative sales amid “extended winter weather”,...

Ikea admits it has “failed customers”

Flat-pack furniture specialist Ikea Group admitted today that it has “failed” customers and vowed to implement DNA analysis on minced meat from all suppliers...

Disposable income up despite rising cost of living

Disposable household income for UK families rose by £3 in February compared with the same month last year, meaning that this has not fallen...

The Co-op profits dip 9.5% in “challenging year”

Mutual retail & services business The Co-operative Group has today reported that underlying operating profit across its food business fell 9.5 per cent to...

Ted Baker sales jump 19.4% in full year

Fashion retailer Ted Baker saw retail sales rocket 19.4 per cent to £208 million in its full year as expansion continued both at home...

Next profits up despite slow start to 2013

High street fashion retailer Next has today reported a nine per cent rise in pre-tax profit to £622 million in its full year, despite...

DFS profits up amid refinancing

Upholstered furniture retailer DFS has successful refinanced the business after reporting a strong first half, it has been announced today. EBITDA increased 9.9 per...

Hilco sole remaining bidder for HMV

Restructuring specialist Hilco is the sole remaining bidder for ailing entertainment retailer HMV, hoping to acquire the brand and a majority of its stores...

H&M unveils Beyoncé as face of Summer

Fashion retailer H&M has today unveiled vocal superstar Beyoncé Knowles as the face of its summer collection. Partnering with the Swedish retailer for its...

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The eCommerce Guide to Christmas Conversions

Now is the time to make those all-important changes to your ecommerce site. Even the smallest tweak to your checkout can have a huge...