Friday, February 28, 2020

John Lewis roll out membership reward programme, but without the points

John Lewis will launch its new points free membership reward programme on 30th October, as it aims to give customers rewards tailored to their...

John Lewis launch trial with Collect Plus

John Lewis will allow customers to pick up John Lewis products bought online at local convenience stores and petrol stations. The trial, which begun...

Harrods first to launch WeChat account

Harrods has become the first British retailer to launch an official WeChat (Weixin) account as it aims to connect with the growing Chinese market....

Weather warms Debenhams’ like-for-like sales

Department store Debenhams have posted improved figures for the 52 weeks to 31 August this year on the back of warmer weather and strong...

London‘s first department store sold to Brunei family for £100m

Standard Life Investments UK Shopping Centre Trust has sold Whiteleys Shopping Centre to a private family office from Brunei in an off market deal...

John Lewis sales growth slows despite Click & Collect demand

Total sales for department store John Lewis rose by 3.3 per cent yet fell behind its current run rate. With parents keen to stock...

John Lewis launches free practical skills programme

Following research by YouGov which suggests that young children struggling to learn practical skills from parents, John Lewis has launched practical skills programme Bringing...

Design Weekend boosts John Lewis sales

Sales in John Lewis rose by 6.6 per cent year-on-year last week as the Design Weekend promotion ensured a solid end to the first...

John Lewis to open new London store

John Lewis is said to be close to agreeing a deal to open its fourth department store in London at an extension of the...

John Lewis Partnership to pay out £40m to staff

John Lewis Partnership is to repay £40m to staff after it reviewed its pay policy and realised it was not paying them correctly. Around...

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