Ideal Shopping Direct goes from £32m loss to an expected £5m profit

New CEO Jamie Martin hails “spectacular” news for live home shopping retailer   Owner of Ideal World and Create and Craft channels invests £4m in new technology Company bucks retail industry and Brexit gloom that has dented consumer spending C&C sees key growth with 14.5k new UK customers and sales up 40% in U.S. market…

Ideal Shopping Direct to broadcast live on ITV1

Multi-channel home shopping retailer, Ideal Shopping Direct, have partnered with ITV to broadcast live shopping hours from Ideal World, on ITV1 from August 1st 2019. Integrated producer broadcaster ITV’s vision is to be, ‘more than TV’, building upon ITV’s unique and winning combination of creativity and commercial strength, driven by investment in data and technology. This partnership will…

Create and Craft launch the CRAFTAS, a celebration of another year of Togetherness, Inspiration and Creativity through Craft

News Release Release date: 7th December 2018 Create and Craft launch the CRAFTAS, a celebration of another year of Togetherness, Inspiration and Creativity through Craft The CRAFTAs start on Monday 10th December at 8am, with the launch of a brand new Pick of the Week. When they win, you win! Customers will benefit from a…

TV shopping channel Ideal World searches for new fitness guest presenter on iTV’s, The Big Audition

Viewers are being given the chance to go behind the scenes of the casting world to witness real people being cast for real jobs in iTV’s highly anticipated show, The Big Audition. Launching on October 5th at 9:00pm GST, the six part series will feature Ideal World, one of the UK’s largest TV shopping channels.…

AURELIUS acquires Ideal Shopping Direct

Munich/London 24 July 2018 – AURELIUS Alpha Limited, a subsidiary of AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA (ISIN DE000A0JK2A8) (“AURELIUS” or “the Group”), the listed pan-European mid-market investor, today announces its acquisition of Ideal Shopping Direct (“ISD” or “the company”), one of the UK’s leading multi-channel home shopping retailers, from Blackstone. Financial terms of…

Ideal World announces exclusive arrival of new summer offerings from Skinn Cosmetics

Much loved skincare and colour cosmetics brand, Skinn, is exclusively showcasing brand new pickings for summer on Ideal World TV. Including make-up and skincare, the new collection covers every base for a summer beauty pick-me-up. Launching on Friday 16th June at 9pm, tune in live for exclusive offers as well as live demonstrations. Forget-Me-Not Skin…

Ideal World announces exclusive arrival of Linda Lusardi’s brand new My Miracle Caviar & Pearl Skincare Range

TV favourite Linda Lusardi is back with the new generation of her My Miracle Skincare range, available exclusively from Ideal World TV from 2pm on Tuesday 23rd May. Based on the original My Miracle Swiss formula containing Caviar and Glacial water, the new collection now incorporates Pearl into its ingredients for added radiance. Linda herself…