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Game to focus on digital as offline sales slow

Game Digital is to put multichannel retailing at the heart of its strategy as it reported falling first-half sales and profits amid “challenging” trading conditions in the UK video games market. While overall sales were down, online traffic grew by 5.7 per cent year-on-year and sales of digital content were up by almost 10 per cent.

DFS to focus on omnichannel, ecommerce up by 17.7%

DFS reported ecommerce growth of 17.7 per cent after a first half in which it focused on a strategy to grow by broadening its appeal, extending its UK presence and developing its omnichannel proposition.

Ted Baker ecommerce up 45 per cent

Ted Baker reported full-year ecommerce sales of £53.5 million, 45 per cent up on the previous year. Online sales now account for 15.4 per cent of retail sales, up from 12 per cent over the same period in 2015.

J Sainsbury returns to growth in Q4

Sainsbury’s reported double-digit growth both in online sales and order numbers, reporting like for like retail sales growth for the first quarter in two years.

Wickes and Toolstation increase sales both on and offline

Travis Perkins reported revenue increased by 6.5 per cent, like-for-like revenue up 3.8 per cent (11.4 per cent two-year like-for-like), and said that transformation helped its consumer division, which includes Wickes and Toolstation to outperform the DIY market in 2015, both on and offline.

Dominos app sales continue to grow

Domino’s Pizza reported ecommerce sales more than 30 per cent up in its 30th anniversary year, reflecting the continuing success of its UK digital investment programme.