Tag : trading update
'Disappointing' store sales at BonmarchéSubscription
Like-for-like sales at womenswear retailer Bonmarché dropped 1.5% in the year to 31 March, as a result of “disappointing” store performance but strong online growth.
Retail sales slip in cold weather Subscription
Retail sales fell in the first quarter of 2018, as cold weather deterred shoppers.
Multiples braced for ‘lacklustre’ EasterSubscription
Multiples across the UK are bracing for a “lacklustre” Easter trading period as extreme weather conditions and dwindling footfall has dampened consumer appetite.
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.
John Lewis fashion sales thriveSubscription
John Lewis has posted double-digit weekly sales growth year on year for both its menswear and womenswear categories, driven by lifestyle retailer Boden’s womenswear launch.
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.
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.
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.
Multiples across the UK are readying for a bumper Easter bank holiday weekend as shoppers are expected to take to the high street in the warm spring weather.