UK: Sales surge lifts John Lewis H1 profit by 60%
By Leonie Barrie | 13 September 2012
Department store and supermarket operator John Lewis Partnership Plc has seen its first-half pre-tax profits soar by nearly 60%, as revenues rose on the back of events such as the diamond jubilee and the lead-up to the London 2012 Olympics.
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