Inditex had another good first half and sales so far in H2 look to be strong. While much of the growth was driven by its ongoing expansion programme, a comparable sales rise of 6% is encouraging in the tough environment.
French Connection had some good news on Tuesday with an improving performance and Veryexclusive's Sarah Curran joining the board. But its turnaround is still far from certain as losses continue and sales are still down.
Fiorucci slipped its comeback into a higher gear at the weekend, swapping its pop-up strategy for the opening of a permanent physical store complete with cocktail bar, circular bed and bestselling T-shirts.