BDO High Street Sales Tracker
Like-for-like sales figures for the week ending Sunday, October 31, 2010
Non-fashion results remained upbeat with the usual increase from the school half-term holidays appearing to have been stronger than normal, while the growing popularity of Halloween also had a positive impact.
Fashion achieved its best result for a month, with the vast majority of stores experiencing an improvement.
Homewares had a pretty good week with a modest improvement in demand. Gains were made in most areas with furniture and accessories the best performers.
Non-store (mail order, online)
Non-store growth softened slightly but remained up by robust double-digits levels.