Retail boss of chain which has store in Ulverston warns of higher prices from next year
The company, which has a store in Ulverston near to Booths, said first-half sales grew 29.5% to £76.8 million, with pre-tax profit edging down from £4.3 million to £4 million.
Mr Neale told the Press Association: "The biggest problem for us is the currency. We're hedged until February 2016, but after that we're going to have to deal with the increased costs in three ways.
"A third will come out of securing better prices from factories, a third will be absorbed by the business and a third will be passed on to customers with selective price increases. We are not alone in that - most... read more
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