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Burberry Pre-Fall 2021

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Lockdown, and a Crackdown on Discounting, Hurt Burberry’s Q3 Sales

The company is wrestling with COVID-19-related store closures, and making big sacrifices, as it ditches discounts in favor of full-price sales.

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Burberry Pre-Fall 2021

Financial

Burberry Sees Comp Sales Shrink in Q3 Due to COVID-19, Discounting Freeze

Retail and comparative store sales suffered single-digit declines in the third quarter due to lockdown, store closures and Burberry’s decision to ditch discounting and pursue full-price sales.

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Burberry Campaign

Financial

Burberry’s Youthquake in U.S., China Fuels Pickup in Sales

Burberry has turned a corner, with comparable store sales returning to growth in October, a new, younger customer base and a punchy plan to slash markdowns and preserve full-price sales.

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Burberry RTW Spring 2021

Financial

Burberry Revenue Falls 31% in H1, With Sales Trends Improving

The second quarter saw comparable store sales fall 6 percent, compared with 45 percent in the first quarter, while sales returned to growth in the month of October, according to Burberry.

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The Burberry store in Shenzhen, China.

Retail

Burberry Shakes Up Shopping With Physical, Digital Shenzhen Store

Whether its customers are spending money — or not — Burberry wants them to have fun as they game their way across the Shenzhen shop floor.

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The Burberry Summer Monogram Collection campaign featuring and shot by Kendall Jenner.

Financial

Burberry Q1 Sales Sink 48.4% in Q1 With Stores Shut and No Tourists

The company plans to slash costs at offices, stores outside the U.K., and said second half performance will depend on government actions, and whether people can travel.

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Backstage at Burberry RTW Fall 2020

Financial

COVID-19 to Dent Burberry Bonuses, Salaries This Year and Next

Burberry has been forced to rethink salaries, performance criteria and pensions, partly in response to the devastating impact of the coronavirus on growth.

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Backstage at Burberry RTW Fall 2020

Business Features

With International Travel on Hold and Recovery Uneven, Burberry Targets Locals

The brand believes local markets hold the key to growth as countries worldwide start to ease out of lockdown.

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Backstage at Burberry RTW Fall 2020

Financial

Burberry Sales, Profits Slide in Fiscal 2019-20, and Q1 Will Be Tough

Sales fell 3.2 percent in the year while operating profit was down 57 percent due to the COVID-19 crisis.

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Backstage at Burberry RTW Fall 2020

Financial

Amid ‘Intensifying’ Crisis, Burberry Sees Trading Fall 40-50%

Around 40 percent of Burberry’s directly operated stores globally are now closed, with additional closures expected in the coming days.

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Details at Burberry RTW Spring 2020

Financial

Burberry Says Year-end Results Will Be Impacted by Coronavirus

Burberry did not quantify the impact on year-end results and stopped short of issuing a full-blown sales and profit warning.

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Inside Burberry's store in Gum, Moscow

Financial

Burberry Defiant in Face of Hong Kong Slowdown, Macro Challenges

The company has raised its revenue guidance despite a severe decline in Hong Kong, and has added an extra 5 million pounds in cost savings for fiscal 2019-20.

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Mahmood on the left wearing a dark suit and holding a Burberry trench coat for the brand's 2019 holiday campaign shot by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott.

Financial

Burberry First-Half Sales, Profit On Track Despite Drama in Hong Kong

The second half will be challenging, as the British pound strengthens and Hong Kong deteriorates.

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Burberry's New Packaging

Human Resources

Jerome Le Bleis Named Chief Supply Chain Officer at Burberry

Le Bleis will begin work on Jan. 6, and replaces Roberto Canevari, who has taken up a role at Unilever. 

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Burberry's New Packaging

Business Features

Burberry Accents Diversity, Sustainability Goals at London AGM

The company is naming a director of diversity and inclusion, and plans to offer staff unconscious bias training.

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