Five ways Very improved the customer experience for Black Friday

With a national lockdown in place for the whole of November, more of us than ever headed online to grab a bargain over the Black Friday period. And to keep our customers coming back, our team worked tirelessly to make sure we offered them a seamless shopping experience during this [...]

2021-02-16T14:51:46+00:00December 14th, 2020|

Benefit leads further expansion of beauty category at Very

Cosmetics label Benefit is among 20 new beauty brands now available at, as the online retailer continues to expand in the category. The launches, which support The Very Group’s plans to improve access to premium beauty brands for Very’s 3.4m active customers, also include L’Occitane, Pixi, Aromatherapy Associates, Philip [...]

2020-12-10T07:27:02+00:00December 10th, 2020| celebrates every single moment this Christmas with new ad has launched a heart-warming and funny new Christmas campaign, created by Grey London, which encourages us to embrace every single moment in the countdown to December 25th instead of focusing on the clichéd portrayal of Christmas day. The charmingly honest film sends the message that the best thing about [...]

2020-11-02T09:17:10+00:00November 2nd, 2020|

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 in the final quarter of FY20 and leading to full year [...]

2021-02-23T09:27:04+00:00August 13th, 2020|

Vogue Williams kicks off Very story time with Coram Beanstalk

TV presenter, DJ and model Vogue Williams joined 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| embraces size diversity with new feature to help customers choose right size and fit 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| 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 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|

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|

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, [...]

2019-12-13T15:01:59+00:00August 24th, 2019|