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Hema (Netherlands), Williams-Sonoma (US) See Growth Potential in UK

28 May 2018 - Two major international retailers are planning to open dozens of new stores in the UK, boosting the struggling high street.

Hema, the largest furnishings and housewares chain in the Netherlands, has quietly established a beachhead in the UK market with nine stores and has ambitious plans to increase that number to up to 75 locations.

Williams-Sonoma, one of the biggest kitchenware and furnishings store companies in the US, is also planning to expand its UK footprint, with new sites planned for its West Elm, Pottery Barn Kids and Pottery Barn brands.

The Telegraph Business



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