JML, which sells housewares and health
and beauty products via DRTV, catalogue and the web, has bought
two more TV shopping channels from Sky’s Electronic Programming
Guide, bringing its number of channels to five.
The Christmas selling season “was not as bad as first
feared,” according to a Deloitte & Touche study. Bloomberg reports that 73 per cent of the 48
UK retailers surveyed reported revenue growth at stores open at
least a year.