After a pick up in sales in the second half of last year, growth has accelerated at Laura Ashley.
Carpetright has again warned that profits will be lower than expected with the chain seeing a decline in sales growth and no benefit from the improving housing market.
Laminate and tile chain Topps Tiles has seen sales leap and profits almost double in the past six months.
The organiser of the January Furniture Show has confirmed that it will expand the show to a fifth hall as it approaches a sell out just weeks after it was launched.
DFS has begun selling beds instore and plans to roll out the offer. Previously shoppers could buy beds from DFS online.