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Pandora's sales skyrocket over Christmas period

Tuesday 07 February 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

Danish jewellery retailer Pandora has reported a welcome spike in sales, boosted by a strong performance in the UK. Group sales in the last three months of the year shot up by 21 per cent, bringing its full year sales up to £2.4 billion. The retailer reveled in an 80 per cent ...


Conviviality returns to profit with 211% revenue boost

Monday 30 January 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

Conviviality Retail’s revenues have skyrocketed as its ambitious acquisition strategy pays off. The Bargain Booze owner reported a 211 per cent boost in revenue to £782.5 million in the 26 weeks to October 30, putting it firmly back into the black following a troubled prior fi...


Dixons Carphone boast Christmas sales boost

Tuesday 24 January 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

Dixons Carphone has posted its fifth consecutive year of growth over the Christmas trading period, boosted by major sales days. Group sales for the electricals retailer rose by eight per cent in the 10 weeks to January 7, with UK like-for-like sales up six per cent and overall...


N Brown brands post double digit Christmas sales

Thursday 19 January 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

N Brown Group has reported stellar sales over the Christmas period with its key brands posting double digit growth. The Jacamo, JD Williams and Simply Be owner saw an overall sales increase of 4.1 per cent, while retail sales rose 5.9 per cent in the 18 weeks to December 31. A...


Fortnum & Mason boasts 22% December sales jolt

Friday 13 January 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

Promising UK Christmas sales continue as Fortnum & Mason release record trading results for the period. In the five weeks to January 1 the heritage department store posted a 16 per cent rise in like-for-like sales, encouraged by an online boost of 22 per cent which contributed...


Primark sees 11% sales jolt

Thursday 12 January 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

Budget fashion retailer Primark adds to today's stream of positive Christmas retail sales updates, posting huge sales boosts from the devalued pound. Parent company Associated British Foods (ABF) said Primark saw an 11 per cent jolt in sales over the Christmas period, or 22 pe...


Debenhams' beauty & gift ranges aid healthy growth

Thursday 12 January 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

Debenhams is the latest big retailer to report a bumper Christmas period, as a huge swell in beauty and gift items uplifted its figures. A rise in non-clothing sales which accounted for 57 per cent of overall sales, aided an overall like-for-like sales growth of 3.5 per cent i...


Tesco continues turnaround with 1.8% growth

Thursday 12 January 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

The latest high -rofile Christmas trading update sees Tesco emerge as a front runner, solidifying results earlier this week that showed its market share had grown. In the six weeks to January 7 the grocer’s like-for-like sales inched up by 0.7 per cent, aiding a 1.8 per cent r...


House of Fraser welcomes "record sales figures"

Wednesday 11 January 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

House of Fraser's Christmas trading update has revealed record sales amid a troubled quarter. In the six weeks to December 31 the department store chain posted a 2.7 per cent rise in like-for-like sales alongside a gross margin growth of one per cent. According to the retailer...


Ted Baker's profits surge by nearly 20%

Wednesday 11 January 2017 - Posted by Ben Stevens

Ted Baker has released its Christmas trading results, reporting skyrocketing sales amid a struggling fashion sector. In the eight weeks to January 7 the fashion retail chain recorded a 17.9 per cent rise in sales. This follows a 20 per cent rise in its last quarterly update. C...