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Habitat launches new concept store

Habitat launches new concept store

Friday March 27th 2015

Habitat has launched its 35th and largest new mini Habitat store to date at the Homebase store in Chichester.

John Lewis sales down 1.4% last week

John Lewis sales down 1.4% last week

Friday March 27th 2015

John Lewis saw its sales dip by 1.4% year-on-year last week despite a good performance from seasonal assortments.

Intu to roll out free phone charging across its shopping centres

Intu to roll out free phone charging across its shopping centres

Friday March 27th 2015

Intu is to install free-to-use, secure, phone chargers at all of its UK shopping centres after a trial showed that the service increased customer dwell time.

Thomas Sabo to debut at Intu Watford

Thomas Sabo to debut at Intu Watford

Friday March 27th 2015

Premium jewellery brand Thomas Sabo is to open a new store at the Intu Watford shopping centre.

Kingfisher considers 'all of its options' on Mr Bricolage deal

Kingfisher considers 'all of its options' on Mr Bricolage deal

Friday March 27th 2015

Kingfisher has said it is considering all of its options as it admitted that its proposed acquisition Mr Bricolage is under threat after the French DIY chain and one of its major shareholders told the company that the undertakings required to obtain competition clearance for the deal were “no longer in their interests”.

Home Retail Group aims to raise £3m for Macmillan Cancer Support

Home Retail Group aims to raise £3m for Macmillan Cancer Support

Friday March 27th 2015

Home Retail Group has teamed up with Macmillan Cancer Support in a charity partnership that will aim to raise £3 million for Macmillan by March 2017.

Hereford's The Old Market signs up new retail brands

Hereford's The Old Market signs up new retail brands

Friday March 27th 2015

The Old Market shopping centre in Hereford has signed up several new retail brands.

SuperGroup unveils updated strategy

SuperGroup unveils updated strategy

Thursday March 26th 2015

SuperGroup, the owner of Superdry, has unveiled an updated strategy that includes paying its first dividend and embarking on a collaboration with actor Idris Elba.

DFS first half sales up 10.5%

DFS first half sales up 10.5%

Thursday March 26th 2015

Sofa retailer DFS has reported that its group sales rose by 10.5% in the 26 weeks to end January as it looks towards international expansion.

John Lewis JLab tech start-up accelerator returns for second year

John Lewis JLab tech start-up accelerator returns for second year

Thursday March 26th 2015

John Lewis has launched its technology start-up accelerator ‘JLAB’ for 2015 as it looks to identify and develop products and services that will shape the retail experience of the future.