British clothing and footwear retailer JD Sports Fashion said it will beat a 75 million pound annual profit forecast, after its Mckenzie, Carbrini and Duffer brands drove better-than-expected Christmas sales.
With already 350 stores across the UK, JD Sports wants to expand globally.The British sports fashion retail company is about to open its first store in France on the first floor of Evry 2, a major Parisian shopping ce...
British clothing and footwear retailer JD Sports Fashion posted a 36.5 percent rise in first-half profit, boosted by the soccer World Cup, and said trading in the second half had got off to a solid start.
British retailer JD Sports Fashion said the build-up to the soccer World Cup, which starts on Friday 11 June, had helped to boost sales in recent weeks and reported a return to growth at its fashion business.
Sportswear and fashion retailer JD Sports Fashion predicted a fillip to sales from the soccer World Cup as it beat forecasts with a 26 percent jump in full year profit and hiked its final dividend 65 percent.
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Europe's retailers are braced for a tough 2010 amid signs a tentative economic recovery has yet to boost consumer spending and fears high unemployment and low wage growth will dampen confidence in the months ahead.