Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Incoming M&S stores chief David Lepley changes mind, stays with Morrisons

Incoming M&S stores chief changes mind, stays with Morrisons

The newly-appointed Marks & Spencer stores director has changed his mind about taking on the role before he even started it.
John Lewis Partnership posts 4th straight week of sales growth

John Lewis Partnership posts 4th straight week of sales growth

The John Lewis Partnership has recorded a fourth consecutive week of growth in weekly sales.
FAO Schwarz picks Selfridges Londonfor first physical retail presence in Europe

FAO Schwarz picks Selfridges London for first retail presence in Europe

FAO Schwarz has opened its first physical retail presence in Europe via a shop-in-shop at Selfridges' flagship London store.
Waitrose John Lewis Partnership Christmas crackers sustainability plastic waste

John Lewis & Waitrose to ban plastic in Christmas crackers

John Lewis and Waitrose have announced that they will no longer stock Christmas crackers containing plastic toys and puzzles
Debenhams participated in a Help for Heroes "40,000 strong" campaign by featuring ‘live’ mannequins in its window displays - including veteran amputees and fashion influencers. The live mannequins included five veterans and family members who have been supported by Help for Heroes

Retail Gazette Loves: Debenhams’ Help for Heroes “live” mannequins

Debenhams participated in a Help for Heroes "40,000 strong" campaign by featuring ‘live’ mannequins in its window displays.
Fenwick trading update

Fenwick swings to £17m loss due to “tough” trading

Fenwick has swung to a loss in its full-year profits thanks to a “tough retail trading environment”.
marks and spencer m&s Sacha Berendji

M&S to open 60,000sq ft store in Nottingham next year

Marks and Spencer has announced it is opening a 60,000sq ft store at British Land’s Giltbrook Shopping Park in Nottingham
Selfridges is the world's first department store to unveil its Christmas windows and full in-store displays.The theme, ‘A Christmas For Modern Times’ will be seen across all its stores including London, Birmingham, Manchester Exchange Square, Manchester Trafford and online.

Selfridges the 1st department store globally to unveil Christmas windows

Selfridges is the world's first department store to unveil its Christmas windows and full in-store displays.
M&S Humphrey Singer CFO

M&S CFO Humphrey Singer’s departure date revealed

Marks & Spencer has announced that Humphrey Singer will step down from his role as group chief finance officer on December 31
John Lewis Retail Report 2019: War on plastic & digitisation dominates trends in

War on plastic & digitisation dominates trends in John Lewis Retail Report 2019

The war on plastic and the ongoing rise of digital were among the dominating trends in John Lewis' new annual retail report.

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