Waitrose Posts 1.5% Increase In Like-For-Like Sales Over Christmas Period
Waitrose has posted a 1.5% increase in like-for-like sales over the six weeks to 30 December 2017, parent company John Lewis Partnership has revealed.
The retailer posted £928 million worth of gross sales (excluding fuel). If New Year's Eve was included in the figures, like-for-like sales for the period would be up 2.2%, the retailer said.
In addition, the group's online business achieved the 'biggest week of sales in its history', it said.
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