John Lewis posts Black Friday sales jump

John Lewis Cheltenham

John Lewis & Partners has posted a rise in sales during its Black Friday and Cyber Monday promotional events.

The department store chain registered a 14.8% jump in total sales during the week to December 7 compared with the same week last year.

Total sales for the full Black Friday promotional event were up 10.2% compared with the equivalent trading days last year. Fashion sales were up 12.5% and beauty, wellbeing and leisure sales jumped 17.9% during the week.

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