Primark sales rocket over ‘very strong’ Christmas


Value fashion giant Primark traded better than expected over Christmas, including a “step up” in the UK. 

Primark reported that following strong footfall compared with the previous year’s Omicron period, sales climbed 18% to £3.15bn in the 16 weeks to January 7. 

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