Monday, August 20, 2018

Debenhams’ Suzanna Harlow appointed to board of directors

Department store Debenhams has appointed Suzanna Harlow to the board of directors as Group Trading Director. Harlow, who has been at Debenhams for nearly...

‘Hare and Bear‘ effect paying off for John Lewis

The ‘Hare and Bear‘ effect appears to be paying off after Britain‘s biggest department store John Lewis posted another record breaking sales week. The...

Liberty of London – 3 things retailers can learn

Monday evening saw the first episode of Liberty of London – a fly-on-the-wall documentary, going behind the scenes at one of Britain‘s oldest and...

John Lewis launches food outlet collaborations

John Lewis is to open two new food concessions as part of a move to significantly develop its food offer. The retailer has joined...

John Lewis sales reach £100m for second successive week

Retailer of the year John Lewis has achieved sales figures of £100m for the second time in a month as its Christmas countdown campaign...

Disney and Harrods launch new retail experience

Disney and Harrods have teamed up to recreate its popular theme park experience for the first time in the UK The company will launch...

John Lewis selling an iPad Air every minute

The best selling gift at John Lewis this week was the iPad Air as new technology continued to dominate people‘s gift lists. The £399...

John Lewis reveals Christmas advert

John Lewis has revealed its new Christmas advert and will use hand-drawn 2D animation in 3D sets for the first time. The £7m ad...

John Lewis opens latest ‘At Home‘ store in Ashford, Kent

John Lewis have opened its latest ‘at home‘ store in Ashford to customers for the first time. The two storey, 40,000 sq ft shop,...

John Lewis Partnership sales grow despite storm damage

Sales at John Lewis rose 6.9 per cent as compared to the same week last year but blamed unhelpful weather for a sluggish second...

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The retail CMO’s guide to Christmas 2018

Things are tough in retail right now. Administrations, Amazon, CX, AI, a weak pound...it's a lot. But we’re here to spread some Christmas cheer. The retail...