Primark positive over plans for April 12 reopening with 'worst behind us'

Primark Birmingham

Primark finance boss John Bason has said the retailer believes it is “more than likely” it will reopen stores on April 12.

With stores shuttered around the world for the majority of its latest reporting period, Primark announced £1.1bn of lost sales in its interim results for the 24 weeks to February 27.

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