Friday, December 14, 2018
Sir Charlie Mayfield

John Lewis Partnership chairman Sir Charlie Mayfield to step down

The John Lewis Partnership has announced that chairman Sir Charlie Mayfield will step down in 2020.
Debenhams Christmas

Debenhams the first department store to launch Christmas TV ads

Debenhams has become the first of the major department store to launch a TV campaign.
Al-Futtaim

M&S interim results “grim reading” as sales across both divisions fall

Marks & Spencer has reported sales declines in both its grocery and fashion arms.
John Lewis weekly

Weekly sales up as John Lewis Partnership amid pre-Christmas lull

John Lewis Partnership recorded an uptick in weekly sales, as fashion continued to boost the eponymous department store division.
Sports Direct AGM

Mike Ashley’s pre-pack acquisitions have cost 6000 jobs & over £1bn in unpaid bills

Mike Ashley’s spate of acquisitions of financially distressed retailers has cost the high street over 6000 jobs.

Debenhams under further pressure as Moody’s downgrades again

Debenhams took another hit over the weekend as the influential ratings agency Moody’s downgraded the struggling retailer.
Debenhams retail director

Debenhams retail and digital managing director resigns

Reports have emerged that the managing director of retail and digital at Debenhams is set to leave the retailer.
department stores

Can experiential retail save the UK’s department stores?

We take a look at what techniques the successful department stores are implementing.
John lewis weekly

John Lewis Partnership weekly sales recover slightly

John Lewis Partnership’s sales barely crept back into positive territory over the past week.

Sofa.com to replace ScS concessions in House of Fraser

Sofa.com will replace ScS’s concessions in seven House of Fraser branches. The furniture retailer revealed it would be taking the place of ScS across its...

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