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John Lewis appoints its first female managing director

John Lewis has promoted Paula Nickolds, who joined the company as a graduate trainee, to be the first female managing director in the department store group’s 152-year history. Retailer John Lewis has announced that Paula Nickolds will become its new managing director in 2017, replacing Andy Street who is stepping down this month to run…

John Lewis appoints Harriet Hounsell as Personnel Director

John Lewis has appointed Harriet Hounsell as personnel director. The role sits on the John Lewis management board, reporting to managing director Andy Street. Harriet will replace Laura Whyte, who is retiring from the business. Harriet takes on the role from her current position as Partnership Registrar, where she is the John Lewis board director…

John Lewis joins Sodexo multi-store gift voucher network

Sodexo Motivation Solutions, a leading provider of employee benefits and rewards, announced today that John Lewis, one of the UK’s most highly regarded department stores, has joined the company’s multi-store gift voucher network, SayShopping Pass, in time for the Christmas rush. Consumers will now be able to use their SayShopping vouchers in John Lewis stores…

173% increase in number of cinema vouchers purchased by John Lewis Partners following launch of branded portal

As part of its extensive employee benefits offering, John Lewis employees, known as ‘Partners’, have been able to purchase discounted cinema vouchers for the past five years. However, since the retailer introduced its branded Cinema Benefits portal, provided by Filmology, in March 2012 there has been a 173% upsurge in purchases. Partners can now log…