Sales rose 2.6 percent for John Lewis

Sales rose 2.6 percent for John Lewis

John Lewis, Britain’s biggest department store group, said its sales rose 2.6 percent year-on-year in the week to Nov. 21, though the firm noted shoppers were planning ahead for “Black Friday” Nov. 27 discounts. The employee-owned firm said sales totaled 117.2 million pounds ($176.7 million). “Demand for televisions and computers were lower during the week with customers […]