The first year under the ownership of Theo Paphitis has resulted in strong sales growth for Robert Dyas. An improved warehousing and logistics system has been a contributing factor.
Next Direct sales rose 8.3% in the first half of 2013, but how is the retailer amending its multichannel strategy to boost its chances of further growth?
Northern Europe's online retail market is maturing so must find fresh routes to growth, but new regions are emerging as eCommerce hot spots. Ben Sillitoe looks at the current state of European e-tail.
UK retailer is quick to use Twitter to get involved in the royal baby discussions.
Chocolate retailer Thorntons has launched a trial of SmartPod retail technology to allow customers to purchase from their extended online range while in-store.