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“Service Issues”

Written on: 23/11/2016 by Murrayrj389 (1 review written)

Aberdeen Store over-run by young, over confident, no service skills staff. The older staff are ignored and the younger especially in the male dominated department preen like peacocks. The days of buying from John Lewis for quality and service are gone… Read Full Review

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“Restaurant food ”

Written on: 19/11/2016 by Jayb83 (1 review written)

I recently bought a turkey roast dinner and was very disappointed with the whole meal.under cooked vegetables and extremely over priced. A meal that cost less the £3 to serve cost just under £10. Very disappointed overall… Read Full Review

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“3 cancelled Orders for same item”

Written on: 17/11/2016 by Fowler198 (1 review written)

John Lewis online service is my worst ever experience and a total disappointment, after placing an order for a Dyson it was cancelled, spoke to customer service advised all OK and ask to replace order, again this was cancelled, spoke with Customer service again and they decided to place the order (which the person stated “all looks OK”) so after placing 3 orders and calls including on with their security department all orders were cancelled. All security data matched, invoice, delivery and… Read Full Review

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“still waiting”

Written on: 08/11/2016 by McClearyqj117 (1 review written)

Dear John Lewis Customer Care On 10th July I placed the attached order with you for a wardrobe fitted with 4 shelves and two rails, plus two packs of three shelves for which I paid in advance. The wardrobe with 4 shelves and two rails was fitted, plus one more shelf. The remaining 5 shelves have still not been delivered. A specific time for delivery was agreed (8 weeks) that has not been met. Under the Consumer Rights Act goods must be delivered within the timeframe agreed with the… Read Full Review

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“doesnt do what it says on the tin”

Written on: 29/09/2016 by Jermaine225 (1 review written)

John Lewis for all of its partners, representatives and assistants is unfortunately let down by senior head office staff who would rather you shop elsewhere than complain about their company. Id say the only think that works is click and collect; the rest is as bad as a combination of yodel on Christmas eve and the post office in 1970. Both yodel and the royal mail have made inroads into improving and are contactable but john lewis - were it not around - would not be around. Its is consistently… Read Full Review

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“Do not buy from John Lewis”

Written on: 02/09/2016 by Damari156 (1 review written)

Bought a dishwasher and paid for installation, which was not carried out correctly. Mistakes can happen, but what came next is unacceptable. I've been calling for the last 19 hours on and off, am constantly promised callbacks that don't materialise. Apparently the customer service 'team' is different from the delivery 'team'. As a customer, I don't care - I bought from John Lewis, full stop. All I have is a useless white cube and a load of unbroken promises. DO NOT BUY FROM JOHN LEWIS. … Read Full Review

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“Extremely Poor Customer Services ”

Written on: 29/07/2016 by salimaidan (1 review written)

Recent experience of a company that now appears to be unprincipled. It is a shame to see a once respected icon, who prided itself on its customer services fall to such low depths. Which includes giving loyal customers the run around and ignoring emails, just so they they can then refuse to allow the return of a faulty product. When you then factor in the rudeness of their “Customer Services“ representatives, it adds up to a very disappointing and costly experience. I had heard… Read Full Review

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“Please All Take The Time To Read, It May Help Others”

Written on: 25/07/2016 by Wholesome (1 review written)

I bought a £799 camera from John Lewis and added their advertised 3yr Accidental Damage cover. One year later (January 2016) I accidentally damaged a small section at the front of the camera. The camera went in for repair, after six weeks and countless phone calls later, it was returned to me. The return invoice clearly stated that a large section of the rear of the camera had been repaired as well as the simple fix to the front of the camera. On turning the camera on it was clear there were… Read Full Review

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“poor delivery service”

Written on: 27/06/2016 by jack32 (1 review written)

i ordered a washing machine, delivery was to be from 7am-2pm, now they've called me at 1.50 to say they're not gonna be able to honour it, really, so i wasted my day of waiting indoors for something that wasn't gonna happen in their huge timeframe, the cheek of it is 1 week before my delivery i asked if it could be moved to an afternoon appointment they said no, now I've needlessly wasted my time and am still here waiting, absolutely rubbish, not what i expected, … Read Full Review

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“Delivery”

Written on: 02/05/2016 by zfMonroe24 (1 review written)

Recently ordered washing machine and paid extra for collection of old machine and installing new . I admit I have a narrow galley kitchen but they decided before even trying that they couldn't do the job! I signed all relevant paperwork and as he left he say ' if you just remove the handles it will probably come out!! 15 minutes after they left I had removed the old and installed the new !! I always try to use John Lewis but don't think I will be in future!… Read Full Review

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“This company has gone downhill fast! ”

Written on: 14/04/2016 by Cochranefx487 (1 review written)

I have shopped at JL for years and spent an absolute fortune. Not everything has always gone to plan with them but in the past they always resolved an issue satisfactorily. We shop with JL because we always thought customer service was good and it does tend to be good when you are in the store dealing face to face. The problems arise when you order items to be delivered as we have found out on a few occasions and more recently this week. We have wanted the Samsung Serif TV for our bedroom since… Read Full Review

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Elisagrace's Comment

Written on: 16/05/2016

Once I ordered for 2 pairs of cotton shirts, but I received my requirement in damaged condition. I called John Lewis Customer Service. But their response was quite unfriendly. I brought this fact before the manager and he listened me carefully. Thereafter he told me to send the defective shirts back. I did accordingly and received my fresh lot with in two days as such I have no grudges in their services.

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“Poor customer service ”

Written on: 14/04/2016 by dartmoorfan (2 reviews written)

I bought a wardrobe from John Lewis online - it turned out to be very poor quality and the hinges and joints failed within 6 weeks of purchase - I must stress I did not overload or misused the wardrobe, and it was on a level floor. I contacted John Lewis three times and they failed to have the courtesy to even reply to me. Clearly once they have made a web sale, they just don't care about customer service at all. I would not recommend them at all. I regularly buy things online, and I have to… Read Full Review

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★★★★★

“good customer service, but parking spaces much too...”

Written on: 12/03/2016 by Devynl63 (1 review written)

For modern cars, the original parking spaces are much too narrow, but i understand the new parking area has wider spaces, so I shall be using those in future. There are too many (to my mind) 'disabled' spaces, as often others use them. Customer service has always been good, and if one person is unable to help with a particular query, another person will be sought. I do find the appearance of the store is somewhat crowded-it almost looks like a bargain basement section on the ground floor… Read Full Review

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“Terrible service and poor customer relations”

Written on: 06/03/2016 by LaurynCollins (1 review written)

Ordered fridge freezer, needed it urgently, on day of delivery nothing turned up. I telephoned to be told it was not in stock for two weeks. Cancelled and ordered one that was in stock. They cancelled this next order without even calling me. Then they held the money on m credit card for a month which locked my card as fraud activity. Despite chasing it took four calls from me before they finally looked at the account and admitted it was them. Was my first and last attempt to use John Lewis… Read Full Review

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“What has happened to John Lewis ?? ”

Written on: 25/02/2016 by Emmabody (1 review written)

Having been let down by debenhams and next we persuaded my 68 year old father to spend the extra and order a sofa from John Lewis on their 7 day delivery. We did this on the basis of John Lewis's reputation for good service. What a mistake. Not only did it not arrive within 7 days we were told that the footstall and sofa had to be delivered seperately. The footstall arrived 3 weeks later but no during the delivery time as was left with a neighbour despite us saying we didnt want to take… Read Full Review

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★★★★★

“Worth the Extra”

Written on: 24/02/2016 by IrishPaddy1 (1 review written)

Found the staff to be very helpful when purchasing a new TV. It was a little bit more expensive than what I could have paid elsewhere by John Lewis look after you… Read Full Review

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“Consistently Good”

Written on: 06/02/2016 by HelenAtHome (2 reviews written)

I love everything about john lewis. The store layout is great and what they sell is only the best quality, and the staff are first class. I couldn't ask for anything more. Don't over expand though… Read Full Review

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“John Lewis Kitchens poor service”

Written on: 03/02/2016 by rubbishrubbish (1 review written)

I will never buy kitchens from John Lewis ever again. Poor customer service. Don't be fooled by the service before you pay, once you have paid the customer service goes downhill. Before they take your 20% deposit they are helpful, respond to your calls and emails but once deposit is taken, no response to emails, I had to chase up but still no response, i finally had to call and speak with someone else to deal with it. Wasted a lot of my time. Paid a lot of money for poor customer service… Read Full Review

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“Worst customer service I have ever received”

Written on: 29/01/2016 by EllenMcCoy (1 review written)

I placed an order back in June which included some chocolate items, gift sets and a candle. Some of these were Christmas presents because I like to be organised. When the delivery arrived, the chocolate items had melted. A couple of other items had damaged packaging. So I complained to the customer service department. I ended up getting replacement items sent and a refund for the one item no longer available. After over two weeks, I had not had the replacement items delivered. It then turned… Read Full Review

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“DONT BE FOOLED BY jOHN LEWIS KITCHENS”

Written on: 18/01/2016 by jwJohnston67 (1 review written)

so glad i read these blogs thanks for posting them..it helps people like me to to save alot of money..i had no idea Mereway were the manufacturer of John Lewis kitchens. i went online AND PUT IN (WHO MAKES JOHN LEWIS KITCHENS) and found a company call visions of earth kitchens THANKS to the blogs WHO PEOPLE ARE RAVING ABOUT..THEY SELL exactly the same kitchens as it comes from the same manufacturer (mereway) they are based in congleton, cheshire, they sell EXACTLY the same kitchens as John… Read Full Review

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