Saturday, February 24, 2018

John Lewis sales up 26.5% as weather cools

Colder weather last week boosted sales at department store John Lewis a significant 26.5 per cent, it has been announced today. Customers who revelled...

Debenhams hires Google Director

Department store Debenhams has appointed Google‘s Director of Retail Peter Fitzgerald as a Non-Executive Director, the retailer announced today. Fitzgerald has previously worked as...

Westfield Merry Hill hosts Harvey Nichols pop-up

West Midlands shopping centre Westfield Merry Hill is to house luxury department store Harvey Nichols‘ first 2012 Christmas pop-up shop, it has been revealed...

Fortnum & Mason urged to ditch foie gras

Designer department store Fortnum & Mason has today been accused of “horrific cruelty” by animal rights organisation PETA and its ambassador Sir Roger Moore...

John Lewis pop-up buoys sales

Sales at department store John Lewis leapt 14.2 per cent ahead of last year last week as its Exeter pop-up shop enticed locals ahead...

Usdaw wins compensation for TJ Hughes workers

Former employees of department store retailer TJ Hughes‘ branches in Dundee and Dumfries have won compensation thanks to shopworkers‘ union Usdaw, it has been...

HOF LFL’s up 1.7% in first half

Department store chain House of Fraser (HOF) has today reported a like-for-like (LFL) sales increase of 1.7 per cent in its first half, driven...

Waitrose sales rise 7.7%

Sales at upmarket grocer Waitrose rose 7.7 per cent on a year previously last week as shoppers sought to make the most of the...

Debenhams PBT set to rise

Department store Debenhams has seen total sales for its full year rise 2.6 per cent and announced today that full year pre-tax profit is...

Warm weather sees John Lewis sales slow

Sales at department store group John Lewis last week fell on last year as good weather kept shoppers out of stores, according to figures...

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