The John Lewis Partnership, the owner of the John Lewis department store chain and Waitrose, is cutting around a thousand jobs as part of a reorganisation of its store management.
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What can a retailer do to compensate for dwindling retail revenue? John Lewis, owner of British department store chain Waitrose, is considering to build up to 10,000 homes. The rent should help to keep the group revenue on par.
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COVID-19 represented an unprecedented obstacle for the retail sector in 2020. But what is the concrete impact of the crisis? What can we learn from it, and will we remain under the spell of the Covid story in 2021? Four retail experts reflect, and look ahead.
Nestlé takes a majority stake in Mindful Chef, a British supplier of healthy meal boxes and frozen meals. Waitrose also had an appetite for the meal supplier.
John Lewis has been given the green light to convert no less than 45% of its flagship store on London's famous Oxford Street into office space. The conversion should help to make the department store chain profitable again.
British supermarket chain Waitrose is using a store in Oxford to try out some innovative concepts that could eventually get the stores rid of thousands of tons of plastic packaging. The big question is whether the shoppers will go along with it...
Are pre-packaged salads about to become a thing of the past? Under Waitrose's leadership, British supermarkets want to have their own gardens and vertical farms by the end of this year.
De Vegetarische Slager entered a collaboration with British supermarket chain Waitrose. It is the first time the Dutch company’s product range will be featured in a British chain.