British retailer JD Sports Fashion said it had seen a sharp slowdown in sales growth since September and warned Christmas trading would be tough, overshadowing a prediction earnings will meet expectations.
British clothing and footwear retailer JD Sports Fashion said it will beat a 75 million pound annual profit forecast, after its Mckenzie, Carbrini and Duffer brands drove better-than-expected Christmas sales.
British clothing and footwear retailer JD Sports Fashion posted a 36.5 percent rise in first-half profit, boosted by the soccer World Cup, and said trading in the second half had got off to a solid start.
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