Kingfisher remains upbeat despite tricky third quarter Thursday, 28th November 2013
Kingfisher on Thursday posted a third-quarter profit at the lower end of forecasts, as it cautioned on tough markets and weak consumer confidence in Europe. Kingfisher relies heavily on France as its most profitable market, where it trades as Brico Depot and Castorama.
Burberry H1 revenue exceeds £1bn for the first time Thursday, 14th November 2013
Burberry met forecasts for flat profit in its first half period, as the British fashion power house saw revenue exceed £1bn for the first time.
Online sales drive first half profit for New Look, despite ‘challenging’ current trading Tuesday, 12th November 2013
High street fashion retailer New Look posted a 6 per cent rise in revenue for the first half of the year, as group like-for-like sales rose 1.9 per cent.
Adidas focuses on next year’s World Cup after disappointing Q3 results Thursday, 7th November 2013
Adidas is determined to focus on gains to be made in 2014, after posting a fall in profit and sales for its third quarter.
Intu looks for new partner to help fund £1bn pipeline Wednesday, 6th November 2013
Intu Properties plc this week announced it may seek partners to help fund its £1 billion pipeline of projects.
Primark profit rises 44% as ABF celebrates another record year Tuesday, 5th November 2013
No stopping Primark as the fast fashion brand reports a 44 per cent rise in profit for the year, as owner Associated British Foods celebrated a 9 per cent rise in group revenue.
M&S non-food sales fall but turnaround remains “on track” Tuesday, 5th November 2013
Non-food sales at Marks & Spencer for the half year fell 1.5 per cent compared with the same time a year before.
Luxottica profits continue to grow despite volatile currencies Wednesday, 30th October 2013
The company behind Ray Ban, Oakley and Armani branded glasses is in the process of finalising a new license deal for 2014 and expects net profits to continue to rise in the final quarter, according to its CEO, Andrea Guerra. Speaking during an interview with Reuters, the Luxottica boss expressed confidence in the company’s ability to match an 8 per cent rise in third quarter profits.
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