John Lewis saw a healthy increase in furniture, flooring and furnishing orders in the past week, but it was not enough to prevent a double-digit drop in home sector sales.
A Lincolnshire furniture and flooring independent is to close after 143 years, with the great grandson of the store’s founder retiring.
This year’s John Lewis Christmas advert stars Elton John and tells how one gift influenced his life.
John Lewis saw home sales plummet in the past week.
Mattress in a box retailer Eve Sleep is to roll back its ambitions while tapping investors for £15m.
Four more branches of House of Fraser will close in the New Year after Sports Direct failed to secure lower rents on the stores. The move will also hit Sofa.com’s expansion plans.
Retail footfall fell for the 11th consecutive month in October.
Roll up mattresses have gained further market share in the past six months, and now account for almost a quarter of sales.
Carpet manufacturer Cormar Carpet Company has invested more than £1.5m expanding its delivery fleet.
Rest Assured has expanded its network of showrooms with three across Cornwall, Somerset and Carmarthenshire.
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