Monday, August 20, 2018

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...

John Lewis reveals Christmas window display at flagship stores

John Lewis has revealed a unique twist for its Christmas window display at its flagship Oxford Street and Peter Jones department stores. From deer...

Debenhams’ profits dip 2.7 per cent amid international expansion

Profits have fallen by 2.7 per cent at department store group Debenhams as it revealed its end of year results. Despite the dip in...

Top five Christmas toys for children

If you‘re thinking about what to get your son or daughter for Christmas, retailer John Lewis has predicted the top five gifts for children...

John Lewis roll out membership reward programme, but without the points

John Lewis will launch its new points free membership reward programme on 30th October, as it aims to give customers rewards tailored to their...

John Lewis launch trial with Collect Plus

John Lewis will allow customers to pick up John Lewis products bought online at local convenience stores and petrol stations. The trial, which begun...

Harrods first to launch WeChat account

Harrods has become the first British retailer to launch an official WeChat (Weixin) account as it aims to connect with the growing Chinese market....

Weather warms Debenhams’ like-for-like sales

Department store Debenhams have posted improved figures for the 52 weeks to 31 August this year on the back of warmer weather and strong...

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...

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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...