Tag : trading update
Womenswear drives sales and profits at BodenSubscription
Boden’s pre-tax profit grew 9.6% to £26.2m in the year to 31 December 2016, boosted by strong womenswear sales.
Tourist spend soars in London’s West EndSubscription
Tax-free tourist spend in London’s West End during August jumped 44% year on year, as overseas visitors took advantage of favourable exchange rates following the Brexit vote.
Suppliers squeezed by struggling multiplesSubscription
Suppliers are being put under increasing pressure by multiples as they cut volumes, impose extended payment terms and even cancel orders.
Suppliers out in the cold as tough trade bitesSubscription
Sub-zero temperatures have added to high street suppliers’ woes, as poor sales of spring stock spur retailers to delay deliveries and reduce their reliance on forward orders.
Spring sales stutter in face of consumer cautionSubscription
Tough trading has continued on the high street as shoppers are yet to embrace new-season spring collections, retail bosses said this week.
Shoe Zone revenue steady after profit warningSubscription
Shoe Zone has reported a 0.8% increase in revenues to £161.9m in its pre-close trading update for the 53 weeks to 5 October 2019.
Retailers ‘panicked’ into autumn Sales Subscription
Retailers across the UK have launched discounts on new-season products, as warm September temperatures dampen demand for coats and knitwear.
Retail sales slip in cold weather Subscription
Retail sales fell in the first quarter of 2018, as cold weather deterred shoppers.
Next to report further dip in salesSubscription
Next is expected to release another disappointing trading update this week, as weak consumer confidence offsets a boost from the warm weather in March.
New-season fillip for high streetSubscription
Multiples and brands have reported a “strong reaction” from shoppers to new, transitional product as the autumn 17 season kicks off.