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Distribution / REGIONAL / 30th May, 2014

Furniture vertical Avanti revamps showrooms as it targets growth return+

Investment in key stores, Midlands firm says

Last Updated on Friday, 30 May 2014 07:20
 

Markets / BEDDING / 30th May, 2014

Bedding brand Slumberdown trades up with premium launch+

Last Updated on Friday, 30 May 2014 07:35
 

Markets / UPHOLSTERY / 29th May, 2014

New CEO at Stressless brand owner Ekornes+

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 May 2014 07:05
 

Distribution / INTERNATIONAL / 29th May, 2014

Double-digit growth for B&Q in Q1+

Outdoor lines outsell indoor merchandise

 

bqBetter weather and weak comps helped B&Q deliver double-digit growth in the first quarter with outdoor merchandise the star performer.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 May 2014 06:59
 

Distribution / SOURCING / 29th May, 2014

Visitor numbers up at May Design Series

Event saw Furniture Show preview ahead of 2015 launch

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 May 2014 07:08
 

Markets / RESEARCH / 28th May, 2014

Midlanders & Scots more conservative over furniture style choices+

While Irish among the most adventurous

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014 07:10
 

Distribution / NATIONAL / 28th May, 2014

Fitted kitchens vertical Harvey Jones grows sales and cash+

But profits fall as costs rise at 30-store chain

 

harvResults: Premium kitchens retailer Harvey Jones expanded its store footprint as it grew sales for a fourth year in a row through 2013.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014 07:02
 

Register / DEALS / 28th May, 2014

Weston Group given go-ahead to buy half of Arnotts

 

The Competition Authority in Ireland has cleared the Weston Group’s bid to buy a 50 per cent stake in Arnotts, the heritage Dublin department store retailer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014 06:52
 

Register / DEALS / 27th May, 2014

Administrator reveals how much TJ Hughes owner paid for Paul Simon stores+

Lewis’ acquired seven stores in South

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 07:22
 

Register / DEALS / 27th May, 2014

Neville Johnson furniture business to change hands

KCP to sell to Alcuin Partners, report claims

 

njThe largest shareholder in fitted furniture firm Neville Johnson is to sell its stake in the business to another investment company, according to The Telegraph.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 07:21
 

Distribution / INTERNATIONAL / 27th May, 2014

UK revenues rise for Freemans Grattan owner+

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 07:18
 

Distribution / NATIONAL / 23rd May, 2014

Home is highly developed category online, says House of Fraser+

Last Updated on Friday, 23 May 2014 08:31
 

Distribution / NATIONAL / 23rd May, 2014

Sheffield decision moves closer for IKEA

Meadowhall will drop objection subject to planning change

Last Updated on Friday, 23 May 2014 08:21
 

Distribution / ECOMMERCE / 29th May, 2014

Ecommerce furniture giant Home24 to build new distribution centre+

€90m retailer trebles capacity with new build

 

home24Internet furniture retailer Home24 is to treble its warehousing capacity with a new purpose built DC serving all its European markets.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 May 2014 06:55
 

Markets / DATA / 29th May, 2014

Furniture and carpets sales solid in early May

CBI Distributive Trades Survey results

 

A balance of six in ten furniture and carpet stores enjoyed sales growth in early May trading according to business group the CBI.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 May 2014 07:03
 

Distribution / SOURCING / 29th May, 2014

Ramadan and the Manchester Furniture Show

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 May 2014 07:11
 

Register / DEALS / 28th May, 2014

Furniture retailers move to snap up redundant Paul Simon shops+

Many sites to remain home furnishing stores

 

paul-simonA number of the UK’s largest furniture and furnishings retail chains have moved for property freed up by the collapse of home chain Paul Simon.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014 07:13
 

Register / LEGALS / 28th May, 2014

Internet showroomers blamed for demise of kitchenware retailer+

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014 07:05
 

Markets / FLOORING / 28th May, 2014

Floorcoverings distributor agrees exclusive tie-up with Bellway Homes+

Will supply flooring to all new developments

 

designerDesigner Contracts has signed an exclusive agreement to supply floorcoverings to all of housebuilder Bellway Homes’ new developments.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 May 2014 06:57
 

Distribution / NATIONAL / 27th May, 2014

Profits up for department store group Morleys+

Improved gross margin helps earnings rise

 

elysResults: The Morleys department store group posted a 16 per cent earnings rise in the year to 1st February as gross margin improved.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 07:20
 

Register / LEGALS / 27th May, 2014

Commentary: Buying intellectual property rights of insolvent companies

By Simon Clark and Toby Headdon of design law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner

 

Like most other sectors the furniture industry has experienced a number of casualties during the economic downturn of the last few years, with many companies going into liquidation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 07:23
 

Distribution / NATIONAL / 27th May, 2014

New chairman at upmarket furniture retailer OKA Direct+

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 07:19
 

Distribution / NATIONAL / 23rd May, 2014

House of Fraser extends ScS brand partnership with For Living concessions+

Rollout across large number of HoF stores following pilot

 

hofThe company behind sofa chain ScS is to operate the House of Fraser furniture offer through For Living concessions nationwide following a successful trial.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 May 2014 09:04
 

Register / LEGALS / 23rd May, 2014

Largest Paul Simon trade creditor had debt insured+

Retailer owed more than £13m to creditors

 

paul-simonCreditors of home retail chain Paul Simon are owed over £13m, though the speed of the firm’s collapse may limit the exposure for suppliers.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 May 2014 08:18
 

Markets / FLOORING / 23rd May, 2014

Record profits as Designer Contracts continues to expand+

Floorcoverings firm supplies house-builders

Last Updated on Friday, 23 May 2014 06:34
 
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