Top 10 UK Retailers: DIY and Gardening sector

Retail Economics publish a monthly UK DIY and Gardening sector report that provides in-depth analysis on the latest retail data and consumer trends affecting the category. The report covers retail sales growth, region and category-specific economic insight, together with market share size and rankings for the UK's top ten DIY and Gardening retailers:

UK Market Share 2015

Position Retailer Market Share (%) Summary
1 B&Q Padlock% B&Q’s recent announcement that it will close around 1 in 6 stores is likely to mean a reduction in market share for the largest DIY retailer in the UK ... Padlock
2 Wickes Padlock% Wickes continues to see robust growth and has invested heavily in its long term future strategy which should drive a structural advantage in the comin ... Padlock
3 Homebase Padlock% Homebase has invested heavily in store refurbishments over the last 12 months but will continue to down-size their store estate. Their strategy is to ... Padlock
4 Wilko Padlock% Wilkinson continues to face tough competition as it struggles to differentiate itself in the market. Profits fell sharply in 2015 as price competition ... Padlock
5 Tesco Padlock% As Tesco scales back non-food operations, this category will not remain a key focus. Consumer trends towards convenience shopping and away from 'big-b ... Padlock
6 Garden Centre Group Padlock% Garden Centre Group is well positioned to capitalise on renewed activity in the housing market and credit growth. Its continued acquisition of smaller ... Padlock
7 Argos Padlock% Argos does not have a strong DIY and Gardening proposition and with its focus in digital, it is likely to lose market share in the coming year in this ... Padlock
8 Asda Padlock% Investment in click-and-collect and promoting a clear multichannel offering will help Asda’s sales in this area. However, as with Tesco, the grocery i ... Padlock
9 Sainsburys Padlock% Sainsbury’s offer in DIY and Gardening is still relatively new and as such, it is likely to continue to gain a little market share in the coming year. ... Padlock
10 Dobbies Padlock% Assuming Dobbies remains in Tesco ownership, we are confident it will be able to grow market share. Its expansion in the South East will see if levera ... Padlock

Source: Financial reports, Consumer Surveys, Retail Economics analysis


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