Tag Archives: Habitat

Habitat unveils new Brighton store

Habitat launched its new stand-alone flagship store in Brighton city centre today (Friday November 9). As part of the 1.3 acre Hannington Estate redevelopment, the 6,500sq ft shop at 23-25 North Street is the homeware retailer’s third largest store in the UK. The two-storey branch features more than 3,000 products across …

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From Steamer Trading and Selfridges to Harrods and Habitat… don’t miss the latest issue of Housewares Magazine!

The September/October issue is packed with product news, retailer profiles, commentary and interviews with key industry personalities. In our Big Interview, we meet Steamer Trading Cookshop founder Ben Phillips, who shares an update on the specialist chain’s strategy. And we shine the spotlight on Harrods’ award-winning cookshop and the brand new …

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Habitat unveils flagship store at Westfield London

Habitat opened a new stand-alone flagship store last Friday (September 14) at Westfield London-White City. Forming part of shopping centre’s new ‘Home’ hub – which brings together a selection of homeware and furniture retailers – the 4,700sq ft store features more than 1,400 products from the Habitat collection across, furniture, …

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Habitat set to opens two stores this Autumn

Habitat will open two new stand-alone stores this autumn: at Westfield London shopping centre in September and Brighton in October. Sainsbury’s, which acquired Habitat in September 2016, is investing £1.5 million in the two new stores. The Westfield London branch will measure 4,700sq ft and will be part of the …

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Habitat announces new head of product design as creative director exits

Polly Dickens is set to retire as creative director of Habitat at the end of January. She will be succeeded by the homeware chain’s current senior design manager Kate Butler, who will take on the role of head of product design, overseeing product development of the Habitat design studio and …

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Habitat.co.uk launches click & collect homeware service

Habitat is offering its online customers the choice to pick up their purchases at a location and time of their choice – or to continue to have them delivered direct to their home. The Habitat Click & Collect service, which launched yesterday (Thursday September 14), covers over 3,000 smaller homeware …

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Supper club duo to launch debut housewares range with Habitat

London supper club superstars Laura Jackson and Alice Levine are set to launch their debut housewares range with retailer Habitat next month. The capsule collection of Jackson & Levine table and kitchen linens will land on June 1 in Habitat’s London flagship stores and on habitat.co.uk, priced from £20. Laura …

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Sainsbury’s unveils next stage of plans for Argos and Habitat

Sainsbury’s opened its 50th Argos Digital store in a Sainsbury’s supermarket today (Thursday April 13). At 76,000sq ft, the supermarket at Kiln Lane in the Surrey town of Epsom is one of the largest in the retailer’s estate, with more than 90,000 products and a range of services under one …

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Habitat launches new TV ad campaign

Homeware retailer Habitat unveiled a new advertising campaign on TV last week. Following the success of its last campaign entitled ‘The Kiss’, ‘Habitat Voyeur’ broke last Wednesday (April 5) on Channel 4 and will run for one month. Founded on the premise that people can’t help themselves from looking into …

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