12 December 2010Luxury purchases help Waitrose sales power aheadAs the cold weather eased in some parts of the country, customers' attention turned in earnest to Christmas preparations driving total sales of £113 million for the week ended Saturday 11 December 2010.
28 November 2010John Lewis sees shoppers out in force despite snowSales figures released today (for week ending 27 November) show that shoppers throughout the country, including the north and Scotland, were not deterred by snowfall in their determination to seek out Christmas purchases with digital gifts and toys in particular driving sales.
16 September 2010John Lewis Partnership announces Greenbee moveThe John Lewis Partnership has today announced that from the end of September, its direct services arm, Greenbee, will be moving into the John Lewis division under the new name of John Lewis Insurance.
06 September 2010John Lewis launches major Autumn/Winter fashion campaigns John Lewis is to continue the roll out of its new luxury shop fit for womenswear to more branches this autumn, including to its flagship Oxford Street as well as Peter Jones, Brent Cross, Newcastle, Southampton, Edinburgh and Aberdeen.
08 June 2010Changes to the Waitrose Management BoardWaitrose today announced that Richard Hodgson who became Commercial Director in January 2008, has decided to leave the business to take up a similar role at Morrisons.
26 April 2010Waitrose confirms plans for first York storeWaitrose, the food shops of the John Lewis Partnership, has today announced it will open its first ever shop in York later this year, creating up to 180 new jobs for the city.