John Lewis

John Lewis is a chain of department stores operating throughout Great Britain. The chain is owned by the John Lewis Partnership. The first John Lewis store was opened in 1864 in Oxford Street, London.The chain is known for its policy of "Never Knowingly Undersold" which has been in use since 1925.There are 43 stores throughout England, Scotland and Wales, including ten new 'At Home' stores, and a new 'flexible format' store in Exeter. The store in Cardiff is the largest operated by the Partnership outside London.On 1 January 2008, the Oxford Street store was awarded a Royal Warrant from Her Majesty the Queen as: "suppliers of haberdashery and household goods".
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    … Snapchat parent Snap Inc. made another acquisition last week: Israeli augmented reality startup Cimagine Media. Cimagine’s augmented reality technology allows potential customers to visualize products “in their own environments” in 3-D, and according to its website, clients include Coca-Cola, Shop Direct and furniture retailer John Lewis…

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    … of online-only retailers are likely to use mobile more. Whereas customers of a retailer like John Lewis will often eschew mobile or web in favour of visiting a store. It could also be argued that pure plays have a greater amount of time and resources to devote to mobile offerings, something which has clearly been a key growth area for ecommerce…

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