As Stratford City welcomed the world with the start of the Olympic Games in London, the stadium suite at John Lewis Stratford remained pack for the entire event. Athletes, tourists and sports fanatics made use of the store’s primary location to shop for summertime essentials and home comforts. By far the busiest department was the London 2012 shop, where among the best sellers in the Stratford City branch were the Champion No.1 gold chocolate coins.
When it finally arrived, the London 2012 Olympic Games was a truly remarkable sporting event. And at the very heart of its success was John Lewis Stratford City. With the Partnership’s unbridled and unrivalled support for the Games dating right back to 2005, few did more to encapsulate and embrace the Olympic spirit. As the legacy of the London Olympics lives on, so too does the Partnership’s impact on Stratford, London and ultimately the world/