Our Retail Division delivers news, views and product information to retailers and suppliers in a range of sectors. We have titles covering the footwear trade, consumer electronics, garden centres, housewares and bathrooms kitchens

ERT has been a leading magazine for electrical retailers for more than 130 years and it has an unquestionable heritage and reputation. Published 10 times a year, each issue is packed with the latest industry news, market analysis, product promotion, market leader interviews, in-depth features and much more. This market-leading B2B publication is aimed at not only the key decision makers in the business, but also the shopfloor staff who deal directly with the consumer

A combined package to maximise your opportunities in every corner of the market.

Both ERT and IER magazine are invaluable sources of information for the electrical retailing market. Each publication reaches their own requested audiences in print and digital format, consisting of thousands of key buyers and specifiers, providing a platform for manufacturers, suppliers and distributors to engage with the sector. Due to market research and feedback, like any company, we too evolve, grow and identify areas of improvement to maintain our position as market leaders. We feel to better serve the industry and companies brands, they will benefit from maximum exposure by appearing in both publications simultaneously throughout the year. Both publications serve their own readership independently, but with combined commercial content to offer even greater coverage for the brands targeting every corner of the electrical retail industry and audience.

BKU enables buyers and specifiers to source up-to-the-minute product information and the very latest general industry news – a one-stop resource to a comprehensive range of products and services through its pages and on the website. Each month we review the latest product innovations in all industry sectors with extensive previews of forthcoming events, exhibitions and industry news – direct from experts in their fields.

Housewares – the UK’s first and original B2B magazine dedicated to housewares retailers and their suppliers, being published since 1983. The Housewares brand also embraces a news-led website, a bi-weekly online newsletter, and the annual Housewares Awards.


Footwear Today is the UK’s oldest independent trade brand for the footwear industry. Our website, print and digital publications cover everything that footwear buyers need – from industry news and opinion to product information, reviews of the latest footwear and fashion trends. The Footwear Industry Awards celebrate outstanding performance in this sector.

Garden Centre Update is the monthly magazine for garden centres and nurseries. At the forefront in coverage of the latest products and services, it reaches buyers from independent and multiple garden centres and nurseries throughout the UK. GCU is available in both printed and digital format. The digital issue appears on the publication’s website during the relevant month and is then archived for easy retrieval.

DIY Week – the key media brand for the DIY market. It embraces a fortnightly magazine, a news-led website, a weekly online newsletter, and the annual DIY Week Awards. DIY Week also embraces Hardware & Garden Review, a quarterly magazine solely for independent hardware and garden retailers; and the annual Leaders issues, providing exclusive financial analysis of the market’s leading players.