BDO High Street Sales Tracker
Like-for-like sales figures for the week ending Sunday, March 7, 2010
- Results remained positive in non-fashion with many stores reporting stronger trade in the run-up to Mother’s Day.
- The brighter weather appeared to have a positive impact on most fashion stores, with impressive gains made in most categories and impulse spending on spring ranges buoyant. Footwear and formalwear made the largest gains
- Homewares had a good week, helped by weak comparisons, with demand in most areas up
- The recent good run across non-store channels continued with the vast majority of stores recording double-digit growth