eyes own label fashion growth with V by Very, the £850m turnover online department store operated by Shop Direct, is targeting accelerated growth in the UK fashion market by launching its new ‘hero’ own label clothing brand, ‘V by Very’ – which the etailer wants to expand rapidly over the coming years. Incorporating high quality, design-led lines across [...]

2019-10-21T13:15:16+00:00June 23rd, 2016|, Shop Direct,|

More awards success: Shop Direct triumphs at Drapers Digital awards

Shop Direct won three Drapers Digital Awards, including Best Digital team, at a ceremony on 28 April 2016. The awards, which were held at the Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane, celebrated the finest digital and ecommerce achievements made in fashion retail. Shop Direct also took home the prize [...]

2019-10-21T13:17:37+00:00April 29th, 2016|Shop Direct,| picks up two Verdict Customer Satisfaction Awards, one of the UK’s fastest growing online department stores, has been named Best Online Retailer for the second consecutive year and Best Online Fulfilment Retailer at the 15th Verdict Customer Satisfaction Awards. Meanwhile, was runner-up in the same categories, capping a great afternoon for Shop Direct. The awards, [...]

2016-04-22T14:19:09+00:00April 22nd, 2016|, Shop Direct,|

Shop Direct retains best online retailer crown amongst three Retail Week awards

Liverpool-headquartered Shop Direct has been crowned ‘Pure Play Etailer of the Year’ for the second consecutive year at the Retail Week Awards 2016 with Oracle, the retail industry equivalent of the Oscars. The gong capped a night of wins for the company, which also took home the ‘Technology Initiative of [...]

2019-10-21T13:20:21+00:00March 18th, 2016|, Shop Direct, Very Exclusive,|

SHOP DIRECT HAS A RECORD BREAKING CHRISTMAS   Shop Direct, the UK’s second biggest online pureplay retailer, with the Digital department stores, and, provides a Christmas trading update for the seven weeks up to the 25th December 2015. The retailer maintained its strong momentum with sales increasing by 6% year-on-year, significantly ahead of [...]


Record profits as digital transformation accelerates Shop Direct, the UK’s second biggest online pureplay retailer, with the digital department stores, and, has announced a third consecutive year of record profits for the financial year ending June 30, 2015. The retailer has grown profits by 78% to £71.7m, [...]

Shop Direct winds down Woolworths as it ramps up investment in

Shop Direct is winding down Woolworths and transferring customers’ accounts across to as it focuses on investing in its bigger brands. The transition, which will take place in mid-June, will give Woolworths shoppers access to the wider product range, enhanced credit offer and free, speedy delivery offered at the [...]

2019-10-21T13:36:28+00:00June 2nd, 2015|Shop Direct,| boosts branded offer as raft of high street labels sign up

Digital department store is boosting its branded fashion offer with the launch of high street names such as Miss Selfridge, which made its debut on the site this week. The young fashion label is one of a tranche of brands to join’s roster, including Warehouse and Coast, which [...]

2019-10-21T13:39:25+00:00April 2nd, 2015|Shop Direct,|

Shop Direct moves closer to goal of building the world’s most personalised shopping experience

Digital retail group Shop Direct can now give customers a fully personalised homepage at flagship brand, in what is understood to be a retail first. The breakthrough is a major step towards Shop Direct’s goal of building the world’s most personalised digital stores, which will give customers an easier, [...]

2019-10-21T13:43:59+00:00March 13th, 2015|Shop Direct,|