Spedan's Partnership: The Story Of John Lewis And Waitrose

Spedan s Partnership The Story Of John Lewis And Waitrose None

  • Title: Spedan's Partnership: The Story Of John Lewis And Waitrose
  • Author: Peter Cox
  • ISBN: 9780955187728
  • Page: 493
  • Format: Hardcover
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      Published :2019-08-27T18:25:39+00:00

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    1. John Spedan Lewis was born in September 1885, son of John Lewis - a conservative, cantankerous and Scrooge-like owner of a department store. But then most store owners at this time were Dickensian in their outlook - treating their staff little better than slaves. (view spoiler)[ Many shop assistants worked 90 hour weeks, they lived in dormitories, and were locked in after 10pm at night. They often slept under their overcoats, or even paper, as the bedding was so inadequate. Bedbugs were common. [...]

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