While Black Friday delivered its online boost, it was its At Home stores that were the star performers for John Lewis last week.
Britons still see their local high streets as offering something distinct from online stores and are keen to see them thrive, according to new research.
Retailers in England and Wales will still have to find another £151m in business rates next year, even if the Chancellor limits the increase in this morning's Autumn Statement.
Opportunities for consumers to recycle their carpet have leapt according to new research, with the number of local authorities collecting carpets at household waste recycling centres trebling.
Out of the Dark, the charity that trains and educates young people from disadvantaged backgrounds in furniture production, is to return to Interiors UK with a major design area at the show.