Published on 1 - October - 2010
Autumn/winter home ranges strong at John LewisOverall sales up 15% for department store chain. With home collections and white goods stealing the show.
Home ranges, including the Value collection (pictured) proved popular with John Lewis customers
Home rages led the way for John Lewis last week, reporting an impressive 16% sales increase on last year. The department store's Value range proved popular with customers - particularly with those setting off to or returning to university.
The new autumn/winter catalogue was also received well, with new ranges in lighting up 21% and the gift collection reporting 27% sales growth.
Electrical and home technology also had a good week, up 13%, with white goods stealing the show with a 24% increase.
Overall sales were up 15% for the seven-day period ended September 25, while johnlewis.com delivered a whopping 49% increase.
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