Tag : trading updates
Fashion sales dip as poor weather persistsSubscription
Like-for-like fashion sales fell by 1.7% last week in comparison with the same week last year.
Independent retailers have expressed confidence about 2018 after a “buoyant” Christmas trading period.
Shoe Zone store strategy dents revenueSubscription
Shoe Zone’s revenue dipped by 1.3% year on year to £157.8m in the 52 weeks to 30 September, after it closed more of its loss-making stores.
Growing brand awareness boosts sales at QuizSubscription
Group revenue at women’s fast fashion retailer Quiz climbed by 31.9% in the seven weeks to 6 January, compared with the year before.
Comment: Debenhams needs a Next-style turnaroundSubscription
Debenhams’ Christmas trading update yesterday brought a sobering end to the festive season on the high street.
Retailers pin hopes on last-minute festive flurry Subscription
Multiple retailers and department stores are hoping for a busy final week in the run-up to Christmas, following a post-Black Friday slump in trade.
Cautious Fenwick warns of pressures aheadSubscription
Fenwick has kicked off a strategic review to ensure it “prospers” in the face of future challenges, after reporting a fall in full-year turnover and profits.
Suppliers warn of 'tough' November Subscription
Suppliers to high street multiples and department stores have warned of another difficult month of trading ahead, following a “terrible” October.
Harrods hits £2bn sales markSubscription
Harrods has posted record sales and profits for the year to 28 January, as it continues to attract global shoppers thanks in part to the weakness of sterling.
Sports Direct bullish ahead of AGMSubscription
Sports Direct has said its new generation of flagship stores “continues to exceed our expectations”, as it prepares to hold its annual general meeting later today.