Don't miss this week
John Lewis announced over the weekend it is to launch a £100,000 technology start-up incubator, JLab, in a bid to find the next big idea in retail.
Read the Land Securities Retail A1 magazine as a fully digital edition.
Read the Retail Week Multichannel supplement as a fully digital edition.
Latest TV shopping news
DIY retailer B&Q is to launch a marketing campaign designed to create a more emotional connection between its brand and customers and put the retailer “front of mind” as a source of advice and inspiration.
Ofcom has launched a probe into two TV shopping channels over claims that shoppers are being misled by sales offers.
Argos is to close its TV shopping channel less than two years after its debut as it focuses on building its digital business.
Home shopping group Ideal Shopping Direct has partnered with High Street TV so both can increase their exposure and audience reach.
Littlewoods has hailed its Facebook TV programme as a success after it stimulated record sales for the featured products.
TV shopping analysis
Television shopping in the UK turns 20 years old this week as QVC celebrates its anniversary. Gemma Goldfingle speaks to boss Dermot Boyd.
Today’s teenagers are growing up amid a digital revolution, and retail has some work to do if it’s going to keep up.
TV shopping comment
Those good people at eBay have a knack at capturing both zeitgeist and Christmas spirit every year.
I bought shares in Sainsbury’s, Next and Marks & Spencer last month, tangibly supporting my conviction.