Designer outlet operator McArthurGlen is embarking on a joint venture with U+I, Rioja Developments, Aviva Investors and The Richardson Family to develop a new designer outlet in Cannock, near Birmingham.
John Lewis has reported that sales rose by 7.2% to £214.3 million year-on-year last week to mark the retailer’s biggest ever week. In addition, Black Friday was the biggest ever trading day in John Lewis's trading history.
John Lewis said that Black Friday was set to be one of its most successful trading days after it experienced its busiest ever hour of online trading.
John Lewis has launched its eagerly awaited 2017 Christmas advertising campaign on its website, social media channels and in shops across the UK.