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John Lewis weekly department store sales rise 5.7 pct
August 22, 2017 / 9:46 AM / a month ago

John Lewis weekly department store sales rise 5.7 pct

    LONDON, Aug 22 (Reuters) - British retailer John Lewis
                    on Tuesday gave the following sales figures
for the latest week compared with a year earlier.
                  Week to Aug 19  3 weeks to Aug 19
 Total sales      2.5 pct         2.8 pct
 Dept stores      5.7 pct         5.7 pct
 Food stores      0.6 pct         1.1 pct
    "Total sales for the week were up 5.7 percent (to 77.1
million pounds ($99 million)) and, as in the previous week,
sales of all departments grew faster than in the same week last
year," John Lewis said of the department stores outcome.

($1 = 0.7789 pounds)

 (Compiled by Paul Sandle)
  

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