Sharon White

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‘You’d come out feeling better’: shoppers on changes at John Lewis
Store closures and loss of bonuses are blow to customers and workers who feel part of John Lewis family

Clea Skopeliti

25, Mar, 2023 @6:00 AM

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John Lewis may find that cuddly co-investors don’t exist | Nils Pratley
Sharon White, chair of the partnership, is fishing in an extremely small pool if investors must be like-minded

Nils Pratley

22, Mar, 2023 @6:00 AM

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John Lewis faces criticism over plans to dilute mutual model
Shadow minister describes proposal as ‘very worrying’ while ex-PwC economist calls it ‘terribly short-sighted’

Rob Davies

19, Mar, 2023 @5:24 PM

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John Lewis scraps staff bonus and warns of job cuts after £234m loss
Warning follows group’s second ever full-year loss, and 3% fall in sales at Waitrose

Sarah Butler

16, Mar, 2023 @3:54 PM

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EasyJet looks to over-45s in cabin crew recruitment drive
Airline launches campaign targeting ‘empty nesters’ or people looking for challenge later in life

Joe Middleton

24, Nov, 2022 @12:01 AM

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John Lewis chair Sharon White tops list of influential black Britons
Pioneering leader receives Powerlist award, with other names listed including Michaela Coel and Stormzy

Aina J Khan Community affairs correspondent

27, Oct, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Why Kwarteng’s focus on bankers’ bonuses is a strange fight to pick
Some of the chancellor’s other proposals may represent a step back to the light-touch era that led to 2008-09 crash

Nils Pratley

15, Sep, 2022 @6:02 PM

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When is it time to call it a day? Even for Serena Williams, the choices can be limited | Yvonne Roberts
From tennis courts to Ambridge, the debate rages about when to give up work… and why

Yvonne Roberts

14, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Get over-50s back to work to tackle UK labour shortage, says John Lewis boss
Sharon White says government should ‘think much more’ about encouraging Covid retirees to return on flexible basis

Mark Sweney

09, Aug, 2022 @10:22 AM

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John Lewis boss calls for Covid-style cost of living aid package
Dame Sharon White follows Tesco head in urging UK government to help with rising energy and grocery bills

Mark Sweney

12, May, 2022 @8:22 AM

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John Lewis drops ‘never knowingly undersold’ pledge
Decision made because slogan’s price promise does not apply to online-only retailers

Sarah Butler

25, Feb, 2022 @10:40 AM

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Women to watch in business and economic policy in 2022
While women remain under-represented at the very top, the Business desk casts its eye over the biggest hitters

Larry Elliott, Julia Kollewe, Sarah Butler, Mark Sweney, Kalyeena Makortoff and Lauren Cochrane

01, Jan, 2022 @8:00 AM

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