Wednesday, July 18, 2018

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’s online sales growth continues

John Lewis‘ latest weekly results show total sales are up 7.6 per cent on last year as the company continued to overcome tough Olympic...

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...

£5m John Lewis advert launches today

John Lewis Insurance has today launched its first-ever TV advertising campaign to promote its home insurance products. The £5m campaign, which uses over 300...

Waitrose sales rise despite tough Olympic comparison

Waitrose posted a 4.2 per cent increase in total divisional sales last week (excluding fuel) despite a challenging comparison last year with the Olympic...

John Lewis ‘overwhelmed’ by 1,000 job applications at new Ashford store

John Lewis has announced that over 1,000 applications have been received for 125 jobs for its new ‘at home‘ store in Ashford. Equivalent to...

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Visual Transformation: Creating High-Impact Customer Experiences

In the digital age, consumers expect a customer journey that goes above and beyond. With this in mind, Magento has partnered with Zmags to...