DIY chain B&Q is this week reopening its stores after temporarily shutting them due to coronavirus. We take a look at how the retailer has approached reopening its stores, and at how other RetailX Top500 retailers in the home and hardware category are now trading
The homewares retailers says it is now meeting a high level of customer demand through its internet operations after putting in place the health and safety measures that it needed in order to meet social distancing requirements
The role of UK stores is changing, with the RXUK Top500 Elite retailers at the forefront of this change. At a time when customers want to make more of their purchases online, all of the multichannel Elite retailers have rethought what their shops are for
Dunelm is bucking the trend in retail, lodging total like for like revenue growth of 5.6%, against a strong comparative period (FY19 H1: 7.8%), with its new digital platform paying dividends and store sales continuing to grow.
Dunelm has reported strong online growth in the first half of its year. Ecommerce grew by more than a third, rising strongly following its transition to a new web platform – and in-store sales were also up