Burberry announces a strong quarter in the three months leading to 31st December 2014, with retail sales at £604m, up 15% underlying and double-digit comp growth in Americas and EMEIA.
The fashion retailer also had a successful launch of its festive campaign as well as a new flagship store opening on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills. Three stores were opening in Japan, with one in Tokyo and the first dedicated Burberry beauty store opened in Asia, in Seoul, South Korea.
Christopher Bailey, chief creative and executive officer, commented: “We’re pleased to report a strong performance over this important period, during which our teams worked tirelessly to bring the very best of the brand to the customer in our stores and online. 15% underlying growth in retail sales reflects this commitment to every element of the customer experience, from product to marketing, to service.”