The country's volume of retail sales in November 2010 rose by 1.1%. Estimated overall prices of retail sales in November 2010 were 2.3% higher than November 2009, the ONS found. Richard Lowe, head of retail and wholesale at Barclays Corporate, said: "November sales have been solid despite...

initial public offering has turned into a retreat a year later as the Chinese online retailer is beset by the slowest economic growth in 25 years and a domestic stock selloff that has shaken global investor confidence. The American depositary receipts, which surged as much as 75 percent...

The luxury goods company said Wednesday that retail revenue rose to 407 million pounds ($637 million) in the three months ended June 30, driven by strong sales of British-made heritage trench coats and cashmere scarves. The figures represent an 8 percent increase in "underlying" sales, down...

LONDON, United States — Yoox Net-a-Porter Group SpA forecast sales will increase 17 percent to 20 percent a year as it aims to boost profitability by 2020. The operating margin should be 11 percent to 13 percent in that year, compared with 8 percent in 2015, the company said in a statement...

Finding that perfect pair of gorgeous and comfortable shoes gives us a warm, happy feeling unlike anything else. Why should finding your wedding shoes be any different? Here are five no-fail tips for selecting the wedding shoes of your dreams. 1. Pick a heel height you're comfortable...

LONDON, United Kingdom — Asos Plc shares tumbled the most in almost four months as the sales growth forecast from the UK's largest online-only fashion retailer disappointed investors. Sales will increase by 20 percent to 25 percent in its 2017 financial year, the London-based company in a...

PARIS, France — Hermès International SCA, the French luxury handbag maker, reported a 20 percent increase in first-half earnings as sales growth accelerated in Japan. Earnings before interest and tax rose to 748 million euros ($842 million), Paris-based Hermès said Friday in a statement...

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Hennes & Mauritz AB, Europe's second-largest clothing retailer, reported its slowest monthly sales growth in more than two years as soaring August temperatures in countries such as Germany weighed on demand. Revenue in August rose 1 percent expressed in local currencies,...

" Recent earnings reports from the industry have been glum, with Richemont's Christmas season sales dropping for the first time in seven years and Swatch Group AG's 2015 profit missing estimates. One of the exceptions has been LVMH, whose fourth- quarter sales exceeded estimates on demand...

PARIS, France — French cosmetics group L'Oreal sees sales growth accelerating in the second half as demand in Western Europe and the United States improves. The world's biggest cosmetics group on Thursday said positive currency movements in the first half helped it enjoy its strongest sales...

 

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