Kimono craze lifts sales at New Look
NEW Look has hailed a "terrific" set of first-quarter results after making the most of this summer's trends, such as kimono-style tops and printed trousers.
The fashion chain also revealed that it h as received a takeover approach for its loss-making French business Mim as quarterly like-for-like sales jumped 11.6 per cent in the UK, where it has 576 stores.
Chief executive Anders Kristiansen said the retailer was “particularly pleased” with the way it capitalised on the summer’s key trends, having sold 40,000 kimono-inspired items a week across its 1,100-strong store estate in... read more
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