Latest John Lewis articles

John Lewis builds own BPM application on the Appian Cloud platform

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Allows all aspects of sales of home furnishings and fitted kitchens to be tracked and managed in one place
17 Nov 2014

John Lewis Partnership rolls out Google Apps to 60,000 staff

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Waitrose and John Lewis staff encouraged to collaborate with cloud office documents and collaboration tools hosted by Google
03 Apr 2014

"Who knows what it is, but we want to deploy it," John Lewis IT chief Paul Coby on JLab startup scheme

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Scheme offers startups an opportunity to 'shape the retail experience of the future'
06 Mar 2014

John Lewis improves customer experience with 'game changer' Splunk

Johnlewis.com release manager Aleem Cummins on how big data solution allows the firm to dream big
07 Oct 2013

Splunk 2013: Big data a 'natural evolution to new way of working' at John Lewis

Johnlewis.com's Aleem Cummins says that consolidating data with Splunk will enable retailer to ditch old technology
03 Oct 2013

Degree-level apprenticeships in cyber security launched in the UK

Apprenticeships are part of a new 'Cyber Academy' backed by John Lewis, IBM and more
02 Sep 2013

John Lewis launches technology apprenticeship scheme

Apprentices to help multi-channel push for retailer
17 May 2013

John Lewis passes £1bn web sales as it implements new web platform

IT director Paul Coby talks to Computing about John Lewis' latest IT developments
23 Apr 2013

HMV: can this old dog learn some new tricks?

HMV must find a way to emulate the multi-channel success of Apple and John Lewis if the venerable old retailer is to have any hope of survival
04 Feb 2013

John Lewis to expand IT department by 25 per cent

Department store groups hiring 100 business-focused IT staff in 'omni-channel retail' drive
22 Jan 2013

Online retail sales on the up this Christmas

Amazon.co.uk leads the way as top e-commerce site
20 Dec 2012

John Lewis to recruit more than 50 IT specialists in 2012

Retailer looking for systems analysts, solutions architects and developers
22 Mar 2012

John Lewis to deploy new web site platform this year

New platform is designed to future-proof the firm against developments in mobile web technology, social media and search functionality
28 Feb 2012

Swapping firms as a CIO

Former British Airways CIO Paul Coby tells Computing about his transition to being CIO at John Lewis
20 Feb 2012

Business intelligence at John Lewis

John Lewis CIO Paul Coby tells Computing about the benefits business intelligence brings to his business
13 Feb 2012

John Lewis launches bring-your-own tablets policy for senior staff

Retailer's CIO is also looking to develop apps for customers, as well as John Lewis staff
06 Feb 2012

Analysis: What challenges do online retailers face in 2012?

Some of the UK's biggest retailers have their say on the challenges that lie ahead
24 Jan 2012

John Lewis selects ServiceNow to transform IT management

Four thousand head office IT users can access self-service portal
08 Dec 2011

John Lewis bags Transversal for improved online search

Transversal will provide John Lewis with data on customer questions
05 Dec 2011

Ex-British Airways IT chief lands John Lewis job

Former BA CIO Paul Coby joins retail group as IT director
07 Mar 2011

E-tailers strive to maintain momentum

Most major online retailers enjoyed healthy sales over Christmas, but growth has slowed over the past year as the sector has matured. So what can firms do the revitalise their web operations?
13 Jan 2010

Online retail growth slumps to all-time low

Consumer belt-tightening and concerns over postal strikes hit web retailers hard
21 Oct 2009

Online shopping reaches £3.8bn in a month

August figures higher than 2008 despite sluggish monthly growth
22 Sep 2009

John Lewis relaunches online fashion site

Revamped web site expected to provide £70m sales by 2011
15 Sep 2009