BDO High Street Sales Tracker
Like-for-like sales figures for the week ending February 27, 2011
Non-fashion experienced a good week offsetting recent negative trends. Most stores benefited from the half-term shift, with gifting the best performing category.
FashionThe majority of fashion stores registered gains aided by increased footfall. Rising demand for youth oriented ranges was widely reported, while footwear also outperformed.
Homewares results improved significantly. Despite this gain, the slower market for big-ticket home items continued to hold back
Non-store (mail order, online)
Non-store sales were relatively subdued possibly reflecting stronger high street footfall.