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|

Shop Direct rebrands to The Very Group

Today, 13 January 2020, Shop Direct becomes The Very Group. This new corporate identity builds on the history and success of Shop Direct and reflects the next phase of the business’ ongoing transformation. The Very Group, which is the UK’s largest pureplay digital retailer and financial services provider, has annual [...]

2020-01-14T09:54:13+00:00January 13th, 2020|Homepage news, The Very Group|

Shop Direct raises £710,000 for North West homelessness charities

Shop Direct, which operates online retailers Very.co.uk and Littlewoods.com, has raised £710,000 for The Booth Centre, Manchester and The Whitechapel Centre, Liverpool, smashing the £600,000 target that the company set for itself in 2017. This is the largest donation ever received by the organisations, which provide support for people affected [...]

2020-01-06T09:13:39+00:00December 5th, 2019|Homepage news, Shop Direct|

Very app, new customers & category growth drive Shop Direct performance

Very.co.uk revenue increased 7.1% to £1,488.1m, driving Group revenue growth of 1.8% to £1,993.4m Group EBITDA grew 3.3% to £271.0m Very customers increased 5.7% to 2.98m, boosting Group customers by 0.7% to 4.05m Very app orders up 22.9%, reflecting 29.5% of total Very orders Strong sales growth in categories including [...]

2020-01-06T08:54:25+00:00October 23rd, 2019|Financial results, Homepage news, Shop Direct|

Seven new brands at home with Shop Direct

Shop Direct, the UK’s largest integrated digital retailer and financial services provider, has added seven big name home and furniture brands to its portfolio of more than 150 over the last six weeks.   The move supports the company’s plans to drive sales within its home category by complementing a strong [...]

2020-01-06T08:40:55+00:00September 30th, 2019|Homepage news, Littlewoods.com, Shop Direct, Very.co.uk|

Topshop and Topman land at Shop Direct

Shop Direct, the UK’s largest integrated digital retailer and financial services provider, has added Topshop and Topman to its portfolio of more than 500 fashion brands. The business will also become the first UK retailer outside of the Arcadia Group to stock Topshop Beauty. Shop Direct’s retail brands Very.co.uk, Littlewoods.com [...]

2019-12-13T15:01:59+00:00August 24th, 2019|Homepage news, Littlewoods.com, Shop Direct, Very.co.uk|