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HEMA to roll out international store formula in all Benelux stores

By The Retail Bulletin
Homewares retailer HEMA is planning to convert nearly all stores in the Benelux to its international store formula following a successful pilot in the Netherlands and Belgium.
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Topps Tiles first quarter sales impacted by 'softer' trading conditions

Topps Tiles first quarter sales impacted by 'softer' trading conditions

11 January 2017 by The Retail Bulletin

Topps Tiles has reported that like-for-like revenues increased by just 0.3% in its first quarter as the retailer faced a “softer” trading environment.

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United Carpets grows first half profits

United Carpets grows first half profits

16 December 2016 by The Retail Bulletin

Carpet and floor covering retailer United Carpets has reported increased profits in the first half of its financial year despite a “challenging” trading environment.

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Carpetright sales and profits impacted by competitive market and weak pound

Carpetright sales and profits impacted by competitive market and weak pound

13 December 2016 by The Retail Bulletin

Carpetright has reported a 3.8% decline in first half revenue to £222.3 million as like-for-like sales in the UK fell by 2.9%.

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DFS chairman Richard Baker to step down

DFS chairman Richard Baker to step down

12 December 2016 by The Retail Bulletin

Furniture retailer DFS has announced that its chairman Richard Baker is to step down next spring.

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Screwfix to open fourth distribution centre

Screwfix to open fourth distribution centre

12 December 2016 by The Retail Bulletin

Kingfisher owned Screwfix is to expand its distribution base by building a new warehouse in Prologis Park Fradley near Lichfield.

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Neptune steps up London expansion

Neptune steps up London expansion

6 December 2016 by The Retail Bulletin

Handmade furniture specialist Neptune is planning to open at least five new stores in London as part of its ongoing expansion in the capital.

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Topps Tiles confident on outlook as it reports uplift in sales and profits

Topps Tiles confident on outlook as it reports uplift in sales and profits

29 November 2016 by The Retail Bulletin

Tile specialist Topps Tiles has reported a rise in both sales and profits in the year to 1 October with growth driven by new ranges, an increase in trade customers, and new store openings.

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IKEA hails fifth consecutive year of UK sales growth

IKEA hails fifth consecutive year of UK sales growth

29 November 2016 by The Retail Bulletin

Home furnishing retailer IKEA increased its sales by 8.9% year-on-year to £1.72 billion in the UK in the year to 31 August 2016. This marks the fifth consecutive year of sales growth for the business.

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Dunelm agrees to buy Worldstores, Achica and Kiddicare

Dunelm agrees to buy Worldstores, Achica and Kiddicare

28 November 2016 by The Retail Bulletin

Homewares retailer Dunelm has agreed to acquire the assets of WS Group for £8.5 million through a wholly owned subsidiary Globe Online. The WS Group consists of Worldstores, Kiddicare and Achica.

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