The Very Group announces strong revenue growth, an expected return to profit for FY20 and a robust liquidity position

The Very Group (the “Group”) is providing a trading update in advance of its year end results for the year ended 30th June 2020. Summary A 65% increase in website visits driving exceptional retail sales growth of 36% at Very.co.uk in the final quarter of FY20 and leading to full year [...]

Vogue Williams kicks off Very story time with Coram Beanstalk

TV presenter, DJ and model Vogue Williams joined Very.co.uk to kick off the first in a series of story time sessions to help keep the little ones entertained and inspired during lockdown. Held alongside reading charity Coram Beanstalk, Very’s charity partner, the programme will see a range of celebrities reading [...]

2020-04-20T09:51:40+01:00April 20th, 2020|Homepage news, The Very Group, Very.co.uk|

Supporting our customers, colleagues and communities through coronavirus

We understand this is an extremely challenging time for everybody. Our websites remain open, so we can bring our customers the things they need. Find out more about how we're protecting our customers and colleagues, and doing our best to make a difference in our communities here.

2020-04-16T16:16:09+01:00April 16th, 2020|Homepage news, The Very Group|

Very.co.uk embraces size diversity with new feature to help customers choose right size and fit

Very.co.uk is stepping up its commitment to embracing size diversity with the launch of a new feature that will help customers find the right size and fit by viewing over 80 Nike and adidas product lines on their choice of model. The feature allows customers to see how the items [...]

2020-03-10T16:38:39+00:00March 10th, 2020|Homepage news, The Very Group, Very.co.uk|

The Very Group launches search for next generation of interns

The Very Group, the UK's largest integrated online retailer and financial services provider, has launched a search for the next generation of interns to join the business in autumn 2020. There are 10 placement opportunities in tech and data, marketing, financial services and fashion design available for undergraduates, with each [...]

2020-03-04T09:42:46+00:00March 4th, 2020|Homepage news, The Very Group|

Blog: How digital retailers use drop-shipping

By Chris Haighton, head of outbound logistics at The Very Group The Very Group’s transformation from catalogue retailer to digital pureplay had a huge impact on our supply chain. We used to distribute four catalogues a year, with a rigid buying cycle planned far in advance to maintain availability throughout [...]

2020-02-19T09:51:45+00:00February 19th, 2020|Homepage news, The Very Group|

The Very Group to raise £600k to give more children one-to-one reading support

Children’s reading charity Coram Beanstalk was unveiled as The Very Group’s new partner at a dinner at the digital retailer’s Liverpool headquarters last night (11 February 2020). The Very Group will raise £600,000 over the next two years through colleague activities and events, as well as providing industry-leading tech knowledge, [...]

2020-02-12T08:02:37+00:00February 12th, 2020|Homepage news, The Very Group|

BLOG: The sky’s the limit at our new fulfilment centre

By Phil Hackney, Chief Operating Officer at The Very Group Our Greater Manchester fulfilment operations supported The Very Group on the journey from catalogue business to one of the UK’s largest digital retailers and we’re proud of the role they’ve played in our success. However, we knew that to continue [...]

2020-02-04T09:10:19+00:00February 4th, 2020|Homepage news, The Very Group|

Very.co.uk expands beauty and fragrance offer with 50 new brands

The Very Group, the UK's largest integrated digital retailer and financial services provider, has added 50 new beauty and fragrance brands to the portfolio of almost 200 available via its flagship brand Very.co.uk. The beauty launches include ELEMIS, REN Clean Skincare, Cowshed, NIP+FAB, This Works, Emma Hardie and ICONIC London, [...]

2020-01-21T13:28:37+00:00January 20th, 2020|Homepage news, The Very Group, Very.co.uk|

Strong peak trading for Very.co.uk driven by growth in fashion and sports

Multi-category online retailer Very.co.uk increased retail sales by 6.1% year-on-year in the seven weeks up to and including 27 December 2019, driven by growth across all product categories, with particular strength in fashion and sports, and electrical.  The brand is owned by The Very Group, the UK’s largest integrated online [...]

2020-01-15T07:04:23+00:00January 15th, 2020|Financial results, Homepage news, The Very Group|