John Lewis reported a slight slip in sales of 0.3% during the week ending March 16 as compared to the same period last year with company officials citing continuing winter weather as a factor. Even with the dip, electronics and home department category sales posted strong results.
The Zoku Slush and Shake Maker prepares chilled drink treats in little as seven minutes and requires minimal effort to operate. The device comes in a variety of bright colors such as red, green and purple.
Junji Kawabe has designed a lamp that uses a set of calibrated weights that allows users to determine how much light they want in a room by placing items on top of the unit. The heavier the item placed atop the lamp, the brighter light it emits.
Macy’s Inc. is planning to expand its online order fulfillment center in Goodyear, Ariz., investing over $35 million to meet the growing need associated with the sales channel. Construction is expected to begin this spring with the expanded facilities going operational in spring 2014.