Selfridges-owned Irish department store group Brown Thomas is reaping the benefits of its store investment programme.
Brown Thomas Dublin
The retailer, which has branches in Dublin, Cork, Galway and Limerick, enjoyed a 60% increase in underlying profit last year, following tight cost control, strong online growth and a €34m (£30m) investment in stores over the last three years.
Profit after tax rose 38% to €15.6m (£14m), according to The Irish Times.
Sales were up 11% to €172.5m (£154.7m).