Card Factory saw total and like-for-like sales inch up in its first quarter, which it said represented an “encouraging start to the year”.
The greetings cards and gifts specialist posted group sales growth of 6.4% and a 2.3% uptick in like-for-like sales in its trading update for the quarter ending April 30, 2019.
The retailer said this was a good start to the year that “in part reflects the weakness in the comparator period”.
Card Factory said its profit expectations for the were remain unchanged.
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