Electricals brands Currys and PC World have plans to introduce kitchenware to more of their stores, a spokeswoman stated:
"We expect there to be around 40 stores by Christmas that will have a selection of [kitchenware] items in them."
The return of the Great British Bake Off to our screens has helped push up sales at Sainsbury's for both bakery ingredients and equipment.
UK general merchandise retailer Wilko – which recently rebranded itself from Wilkinson has revealed plans to open stores in a "diverse range of locations"
Despite less customers physically heading for the shops, the high streets are getting busier as the UK recovers from the economic recession.
Small businesses in the UK are reacting to the recent economical boost and are planning to create 1.9 million new jobs by the end of the year – each paying £14,405 on average.
Re Profumo the Italian fragrance brand has revealed plans to launch in the UK. Their luxury scents will be available at Avery Perfume Gallery and Fortnum & Mason.
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