The name was first used in 1983 to re-brand the Marley Homecare chain.
1990 Payless DIY and W H Smith Do It All were merged and became Do It All Ltd, a joint venture of Boots and W H Smith.
1993 Do It All implemented Project Focus
1996 Boots acquired the shares owned by W H Smith and so Do It All (Holdings) became a subsidiary of that company
1998 Do It All (Holdings) was acquired by the Focus Retail Group and the name of the group was changed to Focus Do It All.
Sources of Information
- The Times Mar. 8, 1986
- The Times Aug. 21, 1989
- Companies House filings