Tag Archives: John Lewis & Partners

John Lewis weekly sales down 2.3%

Total sales for John Lewis & Partners last week (to Saturday October 13) were down 2.3% compared with the same week last year. The department store group’s trading director Simon Coble said: “Home sales were down 6.2%, but [own-brand] House performed well with sales up 4.4%. [Exclusive gifting collection] ‘Find …

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Strong sales of new gifting collection, Christmas hampers and trees at John Lewis

Total sales for John Lewis & Partners were up 0.1% last week (to Saturday October 6) compared with the same week last year. The department store group’s customer director Craig Inglis said: “Home sales were down 6.5%. However, we saw an increase in customers committing to future purchases of sofas …

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John Lewis expands partnership with Anthropologie

Department store group John Lewis & Partners has announced the expansion of its partnership with homeware and fashion retailer Anthropologie. Following the successful launch of Anthropologie’s tableware and home accessories, Autumn/Winter sees the introduction of textiles to the collection. Described as ‘a covetable mix of classic pieces, new seasonal designs …

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John Lewis introduces gifting collection: Find Keep Give

John Lewis & Partners has launched an exclusive gifting collection called Find Keep Give. The department store group said: ‘Designed to reflect trends for wellbeing, entertaining and all things decorative, the 200-piece collection spans gifts across tableware and glassware, ceramics, decorative accessories, fashion and more – 80% of which has …

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John Lewis appoints director of services

John Lewis & Partners has promoted Sean Allam to the newly created role of director of services. The department store group said his appointment follows its announcement earlier this year to strengthen its point of difference in three areas: unique products, personal service and expanding into new services. Under the …

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Gift, Cook and Dine sales up 1.6% at John Lewis

Total sales at John Lewis & Partners were up 0.5% last week (to Saturday September 22) compared with the same week last year, when the department store group was price-matching a competitor’s promotion. John Lewis & Partners director of digital Sienne Veit said: “Warm weather at the beginning of the …

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