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Top 10 UK Retailers: DIY & 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 Top 10 DIY & Gardening Retailers by Market Share in 2018/19

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B&Q UK and Ireland sales rose by 2.8% on both a like-for-like and total basis to £851m in its first quarter to 30 April. This came as parent Kingfisher noted th... Subscribe for more info >
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Parent Travis Perkins’ has stepped up plans to sell off its plumbing and heating division to simplify the group, which could result in the sale of Wickes by mid... Subscribe for more info >
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Screwfix has long been the jewel in the crown for parent Kingfisher, which also operates B&Q in the UK. Screwfix sales increased a stellar 9.6% to £433m in the... Subscribe for more info >
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Homebase rescued Bathstore from administration in July, saving more than 40 stores and the bathroom specialist’s website from collapse. The buyout came as Homeb... Subscribe for more info >
5
Wilko swung back into the black in the year to February 2019, reporting a pre-tax profit of £34.8m following a £65m loss in the previous year. This came despite... Subscribe for more info >
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B&M UK sales rocketed 13.8% to £738.9m in its first quarter to 29 June, with like-for-likes up 3.9%, as it registered its “third consecutive record Easter”. The... Subscribe for more info >
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The group’s 3.1% drop in total general merchandise sales dragged Sainsbury’s Argos sales down by 1.6% on a like-for-like basis in the quarter to 29 June. While... Subscribe for more info >
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Tesco’s UK and ROI like-for-likes rose 0.8% in the 13 weeks to 25 May, boosted by its merger with Booker at the beginning of the previous financial year. Despit... Subscribe for more info >
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Topps Tiles has been looking to drive its commercial arm to support sales. To this end, it acquired commercial business Strata Tiles in April, which supported T... Subscribe for more info >
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Poundland saw revenue rise 1.6% to €920m (£829m) in its half year to 31 March, on the back of more than a third of Poundland stores (around 300) featuring Pep&C... Subscribe for more info >

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Source: Financial reports, Consumer Surveys, Retail Economics analysis

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