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John Lewis & Partners’ and Waitrose & Partners create experimental concept shop

In a unique experiment, the retailer will launch a customer-centric concept shop at its Southampton location (opening on Tuesday 19th November) where a combination of services and experiences led by expert Partners will take centre stage on every floor. If these ‘experience playgrounds’ are successful, they could be rolled out across the country. Customers could …

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Good experiences for sale, along with goods, in John Lewis revamp | Business

John Lewis will this week unveil a radical new-look department store that has replaced selling space with “experience playgrounds” where shoppers can hone barista or pasta-making skills or hang out in a rooftop orchard and farm shop. If successful, the revamped Southampton shop – which opens on Tuesday – could provide a prototype for other …

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The 2019 John Lewis and Partners Christmas advert stars Excitable Edgar

In their first ever joint Christmas campaign, John Lewis & Partners and Waitrose & Partners have come together to create an advert which tells the heartwarming story of a little girl and her friendship with an excitable young dragon. ‘Excitable Edgar’ is a two minute thirty second advert set to the iconic song ‘Can’t fight …

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John Lewis Christmas ad features excitable dragon Edgar | Media

John Lewis is counting on an excitable baby dragon called Edgar to put some heat under sales this Christmas in its first joint festive ad with its sister chain Waitrose. The department store chain’s festive campaign – which costs about £7m a year – has become one of the media events of the year, generating …

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John Lewis customer service was a complete washout | Money

We bought and had installed a John Lewis washer-dryer a month ago. Within two days, water leaked from the fitting into the downstairs flat. We filed our complaint, then had a local plumber come around to fix the leak. We assumed John Lewis would cover the cost of the repair and the damage. That’s why …

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John Lewis trucks to run on carbon-neutral cow manure | Environment

Hundreds of John Lewis delivery trucks will begin running on cow power from 2021 as the retailer weans its fleet off polluting diesel fuel and switches to carbon-neutral cow manure. The retailer will begin using renewable biomethane made from manure slurry for almost 300 John Lewis and Waitrose delivery vans under new plans from its …

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John Lewis & Partners unveils next stage of Queensgate store development

Lendlease and Invesco Real Estate, the global real estate investment manager, have announced that John Lewis & Partners have officially unveiled the opening of their entirely new Second Floor, home to the following departments: Childrenswear, Nursery, Toys, Haberdashery, TV, Audio, Technology, the Bureau de Change and Customer Services. The opening of the Second Floor marks the halfway …

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John Lewis trials sustainability schemes at Oxford store | Business

John Lewis has stopped selling 5p single-use plastic carrier bags at its Oxford store as part of a major trial to test and change shoppers’ behaviour. The sustainability initiatives, which were unveiled on Monday, are aimed at encouraging a “reduce, reuse and return” culture among customers and could provide a model for its other shops. …

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John Lewis says small screen having big effect on sales | Business

The sofa has become the new fashion front row, with cult television shows such as Peaky Blinders, Fleabag and Stranger Things heavily influencing what consumers bought in the past year. The return of charismatic Birmingham gangster Tommy Shelby in BBC One’s Peaky Blinders sent sales of flat caps up by a quarter in John Lewis, …

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John Lewis to withhold 20% of service fees to some landlords | Business

John Lewis is threatening to withhold up to 20% of the service charges it owes to some of its shopping centre landlords, in protest at “unacceptable” increases in annual service charges over the last few years. Service charge payments cover non-rent items, such as heating, security, maintenance, marketing and staffing. John Lewis, which has about …

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