October’s high street sales in the UK continued to be sluggish and while retailers might have been hoping to reverse October 2017’s 5.2% fall, a like-for-like drop of 2% this time meant they didn’t get their wish.
Brazilian cosmetics giants Natura &Co said on Thursday consolidated revenues for the third quarter recorded double-digit growth, prompting the company's overall net profit for the three months to double.
Ulta Beauty's shares jumped on Thursday after it announced a 7.8 percent increase in comparable sales for the third quarter of fiscal 2018, prompting the cosmetics chain to update its full year guidance.
As Victoria’s Secret held its annual fashion show, its Columbus, Ohio-based parent company reported that the lingerie label’s sluggish performance continued to undermine otherwise strong sales growth in October.
Christmas spend could dip slightly in the West End this Christmas a new prediction shows but it also says that the challenging year has made it a buyers market that should tempt people away from their screens.
Michael Kors may have seen its shares falling sharply after sales missed analysts’ forecasts, but the message from the company’s top team was (almost) all positive as it looked to a time when it will be an $8bn group.
Burberry was upbeat on Thursday morning as it reported half-year results saying that its “brand repositioning is under way, with strong initial response” and that it’s “energised by the early results.”