Category Archives: Industry News

Are traditional kitchens doomed?

Kitchen designer Darren Morgan considers the place for traditional kitchen designs in today’s digital world of instant gratification, whether selling appliances is just more trouble…

Scope Bathrooms Derek Miller on KBB Sector 2013

Resident kbbreview columnist and Glasow-based bathroom retailer Derek Miller proposes some New Year’s resolutions for the bathroom industry As I gasp at my latest credit…

B&Q

B&Q triggers row after accusing rivals of yo-yo pricing

B&Q has accused rival multiples of deliberately misleading customers with ‘high-low’ pricing or ‘price establishing strategies’ after commissioning research from Insight Retail Group, the company…

IRG expands Kitchen-compare.com

Insight Retail Group (IRG) has added two new sections to its website: ‘Doors Explained,’ which explains the differences between different types of doors and ‘Retailer…

Homebase Nobilia Kitchens

Homebase outlines retail changes

Homebase has unveiled its new concept store that reflects the shifting of the company’s emphasis from DIY to home interiors. Highlighting the new revamped Ruislip…

Gorenje

Gorenje hits out at appliance industry

Gorenje sales and marketing director Bill Miller has slammed ‘influential’ brands for making retailers lose interest in selling appliances. Speaking exclusively to kbbreview, Miller expressed…