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John Lewis prepares for take-off with store at Heathrow Terminal 2

Posted on 02/07/2013 by Marketing

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John Lewis is opening a store in Heathrow’s new Terminal 2 as the star of the high street over the past five years prepares for the day it “outgrows” the UK. The Partnership last night revealed plans for a £1 million, 3,600 square foot shop that will open for business when the “Queen’s Terminal” opens its doors on June 4 next year. It’s the Partnership’s smallest store, the first away from town and city centres and a huge step forward in the John Lewis’ international strategy. Read full article

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Amazon UK, Argos, Next and Tesco head up list of most visited UK mobile retail sites

Posted on 01/07/2013 by Marketing

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The IMRG-Experian Hitwise Mobile Hot Shops List has revealed the UK’s top 10 mobile retailers by site traffic for the first time, with Amazon UK being as dominant in the mobile traffic space as they are over desktop visits. Between them, the Amazon UK (1st) and (3rd) sites accounted for over 10% of mobile visits to retail sites in April 2013, with Argos (2nd) receiving 2.3% of visits. – Read more here 

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Get the inside track on demand management from Clarks

Posted on 01/05/2013 by Marketing

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Clarksroup director of sales and operational planning, Dave Powell, will take part in a panel debate on demand volatility and demand driven operations in the retail sector, at the Supply Chain Standard 1-2-1 Summit 2013. The panel will be chaired by Collectplus chief executive, Neil Ashworth, and will focus on the relationships between retailers and their logistics providers and suppliers as well as how flexibility and response times can be improved. Powell will also discuss how changes in consumer demand have affected Clark This panel has been organised in response to a recent Supply Chain Standard survey, which revealed that read more…

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