EDITORIAL How Tesco, Dunelm, Halfords and other Top500 retailers traded in lockdown and over peak

In today’s InternetRetailing newsletter we’re reporting on how Top500 retailers traded in lockdown, over Christmas – and what impact Brexit is having on their business.   Tesco has seen online demand almost double over Christmas, adding almost £1bn to its ecommerce sales as many shoppers opted for home delivery or…

Dunelm on the value of click and collect; Halfords on online growth and store closures; and Card Factory on strong online growth – but falling in-store sales

Dunelm today shows how click and collect and home delivery have helped it make up lost ground while stores are shut during Covid-19 lockdowns. The retailer says its home delivery business has doubled in size since last year, while click and collect has enabled it to replace 30% of sales…

eBay, O2, Sainsbury’s, Halfords, Nandos set to speak at the UK’s no. 1 digital retail show

Retail professionals from eBay, O2, Sainsbury’s, Halfords, Nandos and Depop are among the big brand speakers at IRX (InternetRetailing Expo), the UK’s no. 1 digital retail show taking place on 1 & 2 April 2020 at the NEC, Birmingham. The free-to-attend event will bring together around 5,000 retailers, brands and…