Overview of John Lewis
John Lewis, part of the John Lewis Partnership, is a group of more than 40 upmarket department stores which operate across the UK. The chain also recently marked the 150th anniversary of the opening of its first store on Oxford Street in London.
John Lewis sells a wide array of goods, including blinds, shutters and fabrics alongside electricals, technology, kitchenware and household items. Two stores were recognised as exceptional suppliers of haberdashery and household goods in 2007 and 2008 respectively after receiving a Royal Warrant from the Queen.
Reasons to shop at John Lewis
John Lewis operates a policy where they are “Never Knowingly Undersold” and have done so since 1925. This provides fantastic value for customers who can also recognise the great efforts of staff that go into ensuring that the best-quality shopping experiences are available in every store.
This approach to bring quality into the lives of customers is reflected in the services that are on offer, including the ability to collect goods from a pick-up point in either a John Lewis or Waitrose store should a customer wish to.
Products at John Lewis
John Lewis includes a wide range of different goods, including:
- Home and Garden, including furniture, furnishings and accessories
- Electricals, such as white goods, appliances and technology
- Men and Women’s clothing and accessories
- Sport and Leisure
Each category features hundreds of products which can be purchased in store or online, while delivery is available.
Blinds at John Lewis
The range of blinds available features roller, Roman, blackout, Venetian, VELUX and vertical, as well as cordless and bloc designs, all of which can be made to measure. A 25 colour pallet exists for blackout blinds, providing colours to fit with any colour scheme, from vibrant blues, reds and yellows to calmer shades such as beige. A selection of fabric samples and colours are available in stores while up to six samples can be delivered to a local store within 7 days.
Curtains at John Lewis
All curtains at John Lewis are made to measure and come in a wide variety of colour, designs, widths and weights. Made to order in 7 days, linings can be added to designs to ensure they block out unwanted light while curtain poles come in both wooden and metal designs, most of which can be cut to size.
Shutters at John Lewis
John Lewis offers S:CRAFT made to measure shutters and provides all the help in the process, from arranging for surveyors to visit your home with samples to measure up and help pick through designs. S:CRAFT then fit all shutters so they can provide guidance on what works best.