Bedroom lifts John Lewis again
Bed and bedroom furniture sales enjoyed another double-digit sales right at John Lewis last week.
Sales rose by 15.5% in the week to 2 July, when a year ago the country was basking in temperatures of 35degC.
‘Home sales finished the week at plus 1.7% compared to last year. Beds and bedroom furniture were the strongest performers across with category, reporting a 15.5% increase in sales,’ says Mary Porteous, John Lewis shop trade director.
Overall sales were 2.1% higher.
Home sales for the 22 week period were up by 5.2%.