It is probably one of the most anticipated retail store openings of the year, but how will the consumer and market react?

A lot of planning from the internal teams as well as the UK suppliers has gone in to it already I am sure. 

B&Q will also keeping a close watch over their shoulder, but will other retailers take note and copy some of their trends and ideas?

At 70,000 square foot, the store will measure less than half the size of their Australian sister stores. However, the store will have 40% more lines than a typical Homebase store.

With a new website currently under development as well, how will Bunnings impact the UK Retail market in 2017?