Dunelm, Ikea, John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Next and Tesco are in competition to be named as Favourite Home Retailer of the Year by the readers of House Beautiful.
Bed supplier Serene Furnishings is to expand into another product area with the launch of a new division.
Sunday was a very upbeat day at The Flooring Show, with sheep at the heart of the positive mood that filled HIC.
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The ceo of department and home store chain Beales has extoled the virtues of the high street and its progress transforming itself as like for like sales rise.