Rochelle Humes launches first fashion collection for Very.co.uk

The Saturdays’ Rochelle Humes has become the latest celebrity to join the fashion ranks of digital department store, Very.co.uk.   Drawing on her personal sense of style, and taking inspiration from the season’s trends, the singer has created a capsule collection perfect to turn up the heat on your summer [...]

2019-10-21T16:36:18+01:00June 9th, 2014|Shop Direct, Very.co.uk|

Shop Direct strengthens ties with Israeli tech scene

Shop Direct, the UK’s leading multi-brand online retailer, has formed commercial partnerships with two Israeli start-ups after successfully trialling their innovative new ecommerce technologies with customers in its in-house user experience lab. Cimagine Media has created the world’s first truly markerless augmented reality app, allowing customers to visualise how items [...]

2019-10-21T16:39:44+01:00May 9th, 2014|Shop Direct|

Shop Direct accelerates testing programme with in-house UX lab

Shop Direct, the UK’s leading multi-brand digital retailer, is aiming to treble the number of tests it runs on its websites within 18 months, after opening an in-house user experience (UX) lab. The UX lab is a permanent facility situated in Shop Direct’s head office in Speke, Liverpool. Its aim [...]

2019-10-21T16:42:47+01:00May 8th, 2014|Shop Direct|

Record Christmas for Shop Direct

Shop Direct, the UK’s leading multi-brand online retailer, with digital department stores including Very.co.uk, Littlewoods.com and isme.com, provides a Christmas trading update for the six weeks up to and including Friday 27th December 2013. Trading highlights: Total group sales for the six-week period (excl. VAT) up 5% on last year [...]

2019-10-21T16:45:55+01:00January 13th, 2014|Shop Direct|

Shop Direct predicts bumper mobile Christmas as traffic from devices outstrips desktop

Shop Direct, the UK’s leading multi-brand online retailer, is predicting an even bigger mobile Christmas than first indicated, after traffic to its sites from smartphones and tablets topped 50%. In the six weeks up to and including Saturday 7th December 2013, mobile visits to Shop Direct’s six digital department store websites [...]

2019-10-21T16:50:56+01:00December 20th, 2013|Shop Direct|

Sarah Curran brings a touch of luxury to Shop Direct

Shop Direct has appointed Sarah Curran MBE as a director, with a remit to accelerate the development of the digital retailer’s luxury offer in branded fashion and beauty. Shop Direct’s digital department store brands include Very.co.uk, Littlewoods.com and isme.com. Each offers a wide range of branded fashion and beauty collections, [...]

2019-10-21T16:55:13+01:00December 13th, 2013|Shop Direct|

Shop Direct completes £1.25bn financing transaction

Shop Direct Finance Company Limited is pleased to announce that it has completed a £1.25 billion financing transaction through the offer of class A and class B notes (“the notes”) of its new UK Consumer Loan Securitisation, Securitisation of Catalogue Assets Limited. The class A notes achieved an 'A' rating [...]

2019-10-21T17:06:44+01:00November 20th, 2013|Shop Direct|

Digital revolution delivers first profit in a decade for Shop Direct

Shop Direct, the UK’s leading multi-brand online retailer, with digital department stores including Very.co.uk, Littlewoods.com and isme.com, today announces its full-year results for the 12-month period to 30th June 2013. In particular, the company is pleased to report pre-tax profit of £6.6 million, its first in 10 years. Financial highlights [...]

2019-10-21T17:09:43+01:00October 29th, 2013|Shop Direct|

Strong Christmas for Shop Direct

Shop Direct, the UK’s leading multi-brand online retailer, with brands including Very.co.uk, Littlewoods.com and isme.com, today provides a Christmas trading update for the six weeks to 29th December 2012. Trading highlights: Total sales for the six-week period (excl. VAT) up 5% on last year (against +3% for the 26 weeks [...]

2019-10-21T17:21:59+01:00January 10th, 2013|Shop Direct|