Squire’s Garden Centres caught the Christmas spirit last week with festive events at two of its Surrey outlets.
Entries for suppliers and manufacturers are now closed to The Housewares Innovation Awards 2017 but RETAILERS still have the chance to complete.
The John Lewis Retail Report 2016 reveals how Brits responded to 12 months of political, cultural and economic shake-up by ‘making brave statements of self-expression and embracing escapism’.
Total sales at Waitrose last week (to October 22) excluding fuel were 1% lower than last year.
Retailer John Lewis saw a strong performance across all three categories last week (to October 22), with total sales of £91m, up 6.7% on the year.
Everhot has launched a new Tangerine electric range cooker which, it says, is ‘set to add some serious zing to kitchens nationwide’.
Housewares supplier Gruwnerg has named David Hester as its new account manager for customers in the North of England and Wales.
Cutlacks of Ely has been crowned Retailer of the Month for September by Charles Viancin.
Industry charity the Rainy Day Trust (RDT) has announced a 12-month partnership with Shelter, to provide advice to beneficiaries from the home improvement sector that have a housing need.
Gregg Wallace, co-judge of BBC hit show ‘MasterChef’, puts top chefs to the test in a new children’s cookbook.
The John Lewis Partnership has announced that Paula Nickolds will be appointed as managing director of department store group John Lewis.
Housewares supplier Ultimate Products posted a 23.2% surge in sales to £79m and a 50% soar in pre-tax profit to a record £7.5m for the year to July 31.
In this week’s episode of hit BBC show ‘The Apprentice’, the contestants’ task is to take over part of world-famous London retailer Liberty.
Retailer BHS has revealed plans to grow its international business by launching in new countries.
South-west independent housewares retailer Lawsons has launched a book celebrating its heritage.
KitchenAid SDA has announced the appointment of Helen Simpson as marketing manager UK & Ireland, and Suzanne Bowes as key accounts manager UK.
The growth in media coverage of food has given rise to a new breed of presenter who can cook and inform while engaging with an audience.
After a successful first run, Channel 4 series ‘How to Lose Weight Well’ will return in 2017.
Following the success of Tower’s digital air fryer, which received endorsement from the Good Housekeeping Institute, Tower has expanded its Health range with the launch of the Vortx Air Fryer.
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