Tag : Christmas 2017
Dune sales up after festive boostSubscription
The Dune Group has posted a 5.2% rise in retail sales for the 52 weeks ending 27 January, after seeing a festive boost.
Quiz has the answer to peak fast fashion demandSubscription
Drapers joined women’s fast fashion retailer Quiz Clothing during its peak pre-Christmas trading period, to find out how it capitalises on the spike in demand.
Selfridges confirms Christmas sales jumpSubscription
Selfridges has confirmed a 10% rise in sales in the four weeks to Christmas day, resulting in record sales for the period.
Outgoing group CEO of Shop Direct Alex Baldock has said he turned the business around during one of UK retail’s most “rapid and far-reaching transformations”.
Independent retailers have expressed confidence about 2018 after a “buoyant” Christmas trading period.
Seasalt Christmas sales skyrocketSubscription
Christmas sales at Cornish lifestyle brand Seasalt have risen by 52% compared with the previous year, driven by a full-price strategy ahead of its winter Sale period.
Matalan's full-price sales rise Subscription
Matalan has said it “planned rigorously” for volatile trading conditions last autumn, which helped it to a rise in EBITDA and full-price sales in the third quarter and over Christmas.
There was a 3.5% decline in footfall at shopping destinations in all regions in the five weeks to 30 December 2017.
John Lewis boss Paula Nickolds has singled out womenswear as a key driver in buoying Christmas sales at the department store, citing own-brand as a pivotal aspect.
Today brought another slew of Christmas trading updates from fashion and footwear retailers, adding to those released yesterday and earlier in the week.