The key takeaways from Next’s half-year results

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Following a rise in profits and sales at Next during the first half of the year – and another increase in earnings expectations – Retail Week highlights the vital factors from the fashion retailer’s performance that have contributed to its continued success

As it focuses on four main priorities – sales, service, costs, and new and developing business streams – there was plenty from chief executive Lord Wolfson’s update that was relevant to the wider industry.

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