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Pets at Home thrives on omnichannel

The company reported an increase in revenues and profit, although a warning from the chief executive about the impact of weak pound and difficult trading means there is a lot of work to do.

Lovehoney profits on the rise

Lovehoney reported pre-tax profits up by 68 per cent in its latest financial year. This is in large part driven by the increasing mass-market appeal of the sex toys it sells online – led by its exclusive Fifty Shades Darker licensed ranges.

Screwfix growth boosts Kingfisher

B&Q owner Kingfisher saw its third quarter results helped by another strong performance at Screwfix, but weakness in France continued, weighing on its performance.

AO half year profits on the rise

AO World has posted a surge in half-year profits and sales as gross margin gains and increased brand awareness bore fruit.

Debenhams reports online sales growth but overall profits down

Debenhams reports that its investment in improving its multichannel service through a mobile-first strategy has helped it to grow online sales by 9.3 per cent in its latest financial year. The retailer has brought the management of store and online operations together under retail director Ross Clemmow, as it looks to deliver a seamless shopping experience to customers.

ASOS reports revenue rise driven by mobile

ASOS has reported a 26 per cent increase in retail sales and says that mobile is not only critical to its success, but part of its vision to “fundamentally change the way customers love and shop for fashion”.

Game announces refocus as online income soars

Game says it aims to be the first retailer to enable computer gamers to shop, play and socialise both online and offline by bringing together multichannel retailing and live gaming.

Investment drives online growth at Moss Bros

Pre-tax profits at Moss Bros rose 30 per cent to £3.7 million after the retail and suit hire company’s new strategy of appealing to a younger, more fashionable crowd appeared to pay off.