Burberry betting on growth in handbag business
New boss looks to play up retailer’s trademark check
Analysts express confidence in new management
Group sees improved performance in China
Retail revenue £478m, up 3%
Burberry share price slides ahead of first-quarter update
Analysts flag modest sales growthJuly 2017
Burberry share price slides as HSBC turns bearish on luxury goods retailer
Analysts forecast group will underperform peers for longer than expected by marketJune 2017
Burberry share price: Full-year revenue falls 2%
Reported profit before tax drops to £395mMay 2017
Burberry share price subdued ahead of retailer’s full-year results
UBS flags pre-tax profit of £476mMay 2017
Burberry share price: Group issues second-half trading update
Retail revenue £1,268m, up 3%April 2017
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Burberry share price plunges as currency headwinds bite into FY revenue
Shares in Burberry have been sold off this morning with the retailer unveiling the negative impact of currency headwinds on its full-year performance.May 2015
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Burberry, LVMH and Richemont Share Prices Nearly Double Over Three YearsMay 2013
Burberry’s Share Price Jumps as Sales Rise Beats Estimates
Fashion Group Spurs Growth through Investment in ChinaJuly 2013
Burberry share price jumps on upbeat peer forecast and bid speculation
Burberry to face tough challenges in Chinese market according to JP MorganApril 2015
Burberry share price advances as sales grow in second half
Challenges for Burberry in Asia despite robust global resultsApril 2015
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About Burberry Group plc
Burberry Group Plc (LON:BRBY) is a British holding company, which designs, sources, and markets luxury clothing and non-apparel accessories for men, women and children through a network of retail, wholesale, franchise and digital commerce channels worldwide.
It operates under three brands: Burberry Prorsum â Base line for other brands; Burberry London â heritage outerwear 'wear to work' items, including business wear; and Burberry Brit -- the most accessible of the Burberry brands, with entry level pricing.
Burberry is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom and operates in four regions. For 2012/13, Asia Pacific represented 39 percent of the companyâs retail/wholesale revenue, Europe 30 percent, the Americas 25 percent and the Rest of World six percent. As of March 31, 2013, Burberry had 206 mainline stores, 214 concessions, 49 outlets, and 65 franchise stores in over 50 countries.
The company was founded in 1856 by 21-year old dressmaker Thomas Burberry. Burberry was an independent company until 1955, when it was taken over by Great Universal Stores (GUS). In 2002, Burberry was initially floated on the London Stock Exchange. In 2005, GUS divested its remaining interest in the company.
Burberry is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.