Shop Direct signs an agreement to lease new Leicestershire fulfilment centre

Shop Direct has announced more details of its new 850,000 square foot*, state-of-the-art distribution and returns centre at the East Midlands Gateway development near Castle Donington, Leicestershire, which is scheduled to be fully operational in 2021. The facility began construction in May 2018 and Shop Direct has now signed an [...]

2018-08-20T06:59:23+01:00August 20th, 2018|, Shop Direct, Uncategorized,|

Sixth consecutive record-breaking Christmas for Shop Direct

Shop Direct, which operates digital department stores, and, increased group revenue by 6.3% year-on-year for the seven weeks up to and including 22 December 2017. The group’s performance was driven by 16.8% year-on-year growth at Very, its largest and fastest growing retail brand. The increase in mobile [...]

Shop Direct to open London hub in 2017

Shop Direct, the UK’s second largest pureplay online retailer, has announced plans to open a London hub at 111 Buckingham Palace Road, which will host colleagues working across data, eCommerce, IT, product and brand. The 25,000 sq ft space, which will open in summer 2017, will have capacity for up [...]

2019-10-21T12:51:24+01:00November 15th, 2016|Shop Direct, Uncategorized|


Shop Direct, the UK’s second biggest online pureplay retailer, with the digital department stores, and, has announced Pets At Home Executive Director, Phil Hackney, will join the company as Operations Director. Phil will take responsibility for Logistics, Fulfilment and Customer Service when he joins the company in [...]

2015-11-03T10:12:05+00:00November 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|