dabs.com is an e-commerceretailer in the United Kingdom. It is one of the UK's largest internet retailers of IT and technology products. dabs.com (originally Dabs Press from 1987–90 and Dabs Direct) was founded in Bolton by David Atherton and Bruce Smith in 1987; Dabs is an acronym of the initials of the founders' names. It has subsequently grown to employ more than 200 people, with annual revenue of £200m from 5000 transactions daily.
In April 2006, it was announced that BT Group had purchased dabs.com for an estimated £30m and that the business would become a wholly owned subsidiary of BT. dabs.com was also a former shirt sponsor of Fulham FC.