John Lewis scraps executive brand role

John Lewis scraps executive brand role

The John Lewis Partnership is bringing back separate director roles for John Lewis and Waitrose in a move it says will allow it to get the “best of both worlds” out of its new management structure. The John Lewis Partnership (JLP) has ditched its plans to have a...
Covid-19 furloughs compromise marketers’ effectiveness

Covid-19 furloughs compromise marketers’ effectiveness

Many companies have taken the decision to furlough a proportion of their workforce due to the coronavirus, in effect putting their employment on hold rather than triggering mass redundancies. Some 43% of UK brand marketers have seen either ‘very significant’ or...