Dixons Carphone says ‘roller coaster’ Christmas worked in its favour


Dixons Carphone today said the “roller-coaster” shape of the Christmas shopping season worked in its favour, with Black Friday a “huge success,” even though sales were hit in the following weeks. The multichannel electricals retailer, which trades through brands including Currys, PC World and Carphone Warehouse, said group sales rose (more…)

IRX/EDX 2015 PREVIEW More than 7,000 visitors expected to set new records at fast-growing multichannel event

audience at IRX

More than 7,000 visitors, including retailers from around the world, are expected at this year’s Internet Retailing Expo (IRX). There they’ll hear from scores of expert speakers hailing from retailers as diverse as John Lewis, ao.com, Monsoon Accessorize, and Selfridges. Keynote speakers at the event, which this year runs alongside (more…)