June began fairly well for John Lewis with the department store retailer seeing its sales up 3.9% in the week to June 10 for a total take of almost £74m. That rise came as special occasion dressing came to the fore.
One year ago, British fashion designers took a very public stand against Brexit. An estimated 90% of London-based creators aghast at the very idea of leaving Europe, as many very firmly spoke out against any such divo...
John Lewis has been in the news this week for its digital initiatives and now the big story is its weekly sales figures, as well as the retailer falling foul of the UK’s ad watchdog, the Advertising Standards Authority.
The week to 25 February 2017 saw a 3.1% decline in sales at John Lewis, dragged down by a fall of 7.8% in Fashion sales as the comparable period included a special price promotion action which was not repeated this year.
At Mulberry, creative head Johnny Coca took inspiration from the aristocracy's life in the countryside, showcasing tweeds, lace and embroidery Sunday, plus equestrian quilted capes and blouses with knotted scarves.