Your browser is no longer supported. For the best experience of this website, please upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Fashion sales edge up at John Lewis

Fashion sales at John Lewis edged up by 0.7% for the week to 11 August, according to the retailer’s latest figures. 

Womenswear had the stand out performance for the week, rising by 7.3%, with own-brand womenswear rising by 4.5% driven by soaring demand for the Kin range, which rose by 67%.

The fashion sales figures are a turnaround compared to the previous two weeks, which had seen sales fall due to the UK heatwave’s impact on customer visitor numbers.

Overall sales were down 1.8% for the week across John Lewis, however electrical sales rose, with sales of vacuum cleaners jumping 47% compared to 2017.



Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions. Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.