All Dunelm articles – Page 15

  • RW Dunelm

    Dunelm sales recovery in the second half


    Value homewares retailer Dunelm has reported pre-tax profit is up 6.8% to £52.5m in its full year results, helped by a strong sales recovery in the second half.

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    What it’s like to work at Dunelm

    September 11, 2009

    The inside view from head of human resources Lynn Parker

  • Nick Wharton will chair Dunelm's audit committee

    Halfords finance boss joins Dunelm as non-executive director


    Halfords finance director Nick Wharton has been appointed a non-executive director of value homeware group Dunelm.

  • Floatation

    Is a wave of retail floats imminent?


    The prospect of retail IPOs is rising, but the shaky economy and recent cash calls could make talk of floats so much hot air. By George MacDonald

  • RW Dunelm

    Dunelm impresses City with sales jump


    Homewares retailer Dunelm impressed the City with higher than expected second-half sales and ambitions to open more stores in the financial year.

  • Dunelm's like-for-likes rose 5 per cent in second half

    Dunelm like-for-likes rise 5 per cent in second half


    Homewares retailer Dunelm has revealed better than expected sales for its second half, with like-for-likes growing 5 per cent as it takes market share.

  • Analysis

    Will Adderley


    Chief executive

  • Sainsburys

    Reassuring updates propel retail shares again


    Once again, the only way was up for store stocks as the general retailers’ rally maintained momentum following a raft of reassuring updates and results.

  • Dunelm has reported improving like for like sales

    Dunelm enjoys sales lift


    Dunelm has reported an improving performance with like-for-like sales up 2.3 per cent in the 17 weeks to April 25.

  • Out-of-favour Tesco is tipped to return to form when it posts results on Tuesday

    Brokers unmoved by surging retail stocks


    Rocketing store shares prompted open-jawed amazement on the part of some analysts, who are convinced the market has got ahead of itself. Fresh back from his holidays, Pali’s Nick Bubb clocked the “astonishing” surge of the past few weeks but maintained his bear stance. “Green shoots can quickly shrivel and ...

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    Dunelm’s strengths are in the price


    Value homewares specialist Dunelm has been a favourite in the downturn. Investors like its low-ticket offer and the retailer expects to land good property deals as a result of others’ struggles, aiding expansion. On Monday, UBS downgraded Dunelm from buy to neutral, because Dunelm’s shares had performed so well ...

  • News

    Dunelm stands by expansion plan after reassuring first half


    Value homewares group Dunelm is ploughing ahead with expansion plans after posting robust first-half trading figures.

  • News

    Dunelm profits flat in tough homewares market


    Homewares retailer Dunelm has reported interim profits up 0.2 per cent to 27.3m.

  • News

    Dunelm still confident despite turmoil in homewares sector


    Homewares retailer Dunelm posted a 5.6 per cent drop in like-for-like sales for the 26 weeks to December 27 but insisted it is in “very robust shape” to weather the downturn.

  • News

    Dunelm gains market share while like-for-likes drop


    Homewares retailer Dunelm has revealed its like-for-likes dropped 5.6 per cent in the 26 weeks to December 27, 2008, and said it is in “very robust shape” to weather the downturn.

  • News

    Dunelm ups market share


    Homewares retailer Dunelm reported that it has continued to gain share in a shrinking market as its sales performance improved.

  • News

    Trading toughens for Dunelm


    Value homewares retailer Dunelm has posted a leap in preliminary profits, but like-for-like sales have plummeted in the new financial year.

  • News

    Dunelm buys Dorma for £5 million


    Homewares specialist Dunelm has bought bedlinen and soft furnishings brand Dorma for 5 million.

  • Opinion

    Woolies needs a merry Christmas


    From Cardiff to Cheshunt, Paddington to Paisley, retail’s bunkers are readying themselves for the year’s biggest blowout – Christmas. Retailers that depend on second-half performance for the bulk or entirety of their profits – and there are plenty of them – will be chewing their nails in anxiety, because the ...

  • News

    Dunelm like-for-likes fall


    Out-of-town specialist homewares retailer Dunelm recorded a 2.4 per cent fall in like-for-like sales in the 13 weeks to June 28, 2008. Total sales rose 7.7 per cent in the period.