In late 2019, GlobalData found out consumer’s attitude towards maintaining their home, asking their view on killing germs and tidiness.
17 March 2020 Comment
13 March 2020 Comment
Consumers who prioritise germ-killing find chlorine to be more appealing than the average global consumer, which may suggest that, with growing health concerns around Covid-19, a surge in popularity for...
12 March 2020 Comment
Consumers are planning to buy fewer homewares in 2020 but, when they do buy, they are more likely to choose retailers with clear sustainable policies, according to GlobalData’s latest shopper...
20 February 2020 News
Australian homewares retailer Ishka has entered voluntary administration, putting more than 450 jobs at risk.
19 February 2020 Comment
Somewhat contrasting to their recent sales performances, traditional high street players M&S and John Lewis & Partners have come out top among UK clothing and footwear shoppers asked to rate...
18 February 2020 News
Home furnishings omni-channel retailer Pier 1 Imports has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings in the US Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
14 February 2020 News
US online furniture retailer Wayfair has announced that it will reduce its workforce by around 3%, or roughly 500 jobs.
16 December 2019 News
Pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer Boots UK has partnered with UK childcare retailer Mothercare as the brand’s new exclusive UK franchise partner.