After the previous week's 50% leap in furniture sales, John Lewis achieved another double-digit rise in the past week.
Furniture, lighting and accessories company The Libra Company has been shortlisted in the Nectar Business Small Business Awards 2014.
Consumer confidence slipped back this month, but consumers are still interested in big-ticket purchases.
The July issue of Interiors Monthly looks at the latest developments in the easy-clean carpet sector; explores why design is in the detail for the latest beds and bedroom furniture; reports on the latest laminate trends; profiles the 2014 Design Guild Mark winners; asks stone or wood in the LVT market and the exhibition guide features the Manchester Furniture Show guide and May Design Series review. Plus the latest industry news, comment and new products.