Saturday, September 19, 2020

Selfridges is first retailer in 2015 to launch a dedicated Christmas space

“Despite the summer weather, we‘re in full festive mode here at Selfridges,” says Geraldine James, Selfridges‘ Christmas Home and Decorations buyer. She‘s not kidding....

John Lewis announced a new branded lifestyle concept for Womenswear

John Lewis is to introduce a new fashion and lifestyle concept: ‘FOUND at John Lewis‘. Set in a boutique shopping environment, the initiative will introduce new...

John Lewis announces new in-store spa concept

British retailer John Lewis, which recently revealed plans to launch the high street‘s largest homeware department in its Oxford Street store, is gearing up...

Harvey Nichols has turned its shoplifters into cartoon characters

”‹In a double entendre, Harvey Nichols has taken CCTV store footage of shoplifters getting caught to promote its new loyalty app, and deter thieves.The...

M&S clothing sales slip backward

Just as M&S seems like it‘s moving forward, its general merchandise category has forced it to take a step back. Sales from this division,...

Debenhams looks to recover flat sales with restaurant tie-ups

Debenhams is on track to deliver full year results in line with expectations notwithstanding a lack of underlying sales growth in its third quarter....

John Lewis partners with Vodafone

Following the demise of mobile phones retailer Phones 4U, John Lewis is boosting its technology offering with the announcement that it will now sell...

BHS evaluating its Oxford Street store

Beleaguered department store chain BHS is reviewing the future of its Oxford Street flagship store and it could result in the retailer moving out...

John Lewis to add to its food and beverage offering

John Lewis has announced it will be expanding its in-store food experiences by developing further partnerships with Joe & The Juice and Rossopomodoro, to...

Liberty of London to float in 3 years

Liberty, the luxury department store that set up shop on London‘s Regent Street in 1875, could be going public. Private equity firm BlueGem, which...

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The new festive shopping report

Find out what consumers are looking for in their seasonal shopping experience in our New Normal Festive Shopping Report. Get insights from our poll of 2,000...