Bedroom and living room furniture manufacturer Kingstown Furniture has achieved a top award for its environmental policies.
Mark Carney, Bank of England governor Mark Carney says the UK recovery has 'taken hold' and unemployment will fall sooner than it had forecast.
After seeing consistent year-on-year growth in the first half of 2013 and a summer boost across July and August, growth in the homewares market increased significantly in September, with the strongest performance of more than a year.
John Lewis is to spend £7m tempting shoppers in the run up to Christmas. The centerpiece of the department store chain's campaign is a two minute animated commercial in which a hare gives his bear friend an alarm clock so that he can wake from hibernation in time to enjoy Christmas for the first time.
John Lewis continued to grow sales last week, helped by increased lighting and flooring sales.