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The budget clothing company saw a 22 per cent rise in year-on-year sales despite the Rana Plaza accident
Move comes after devastating building collapse that killed more than 1,100 people in April
A garment worker who spent 17 days trapped in rubble has been offered a job in a hotel
Scores of people – perhaps more – remain unaccounted for
Rescue efforts continue as owners of the Dhaka clothing factory are arrested
At least 175 people were killed and hundreds more injured after an eight-storey building housing garment factories supplying the budget clothing store Primark and other UK brands collapsed in Bangladesh.
Another storming performance from the value fashion chain Primark saw Associated British Food tell investors that profits for the half year that ends on Saturday will be "substantially ahead of last year".
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A hugely successful American clothing chain has arrived in Britain. Topshop and Primark should be worried. Carola Long reports
The chief executive of New Look blamed the fashion retailer's sharpest fall in sales for two and a half years on the "deteriorating" trading conditions and the "disruption" caused by the relocation of staff from Weymouth to its London office this year.
Primark expects the soaring price of cotton to "erode" some of the uplift in profit margins the discount fashion retailer delivered in its last financial year.
Clothing on sale in the high street is being made in Britain in dirty, dangerous and “appalling” conditions, according to secret television footage which will intensify pressure on a fashion industry hit by a series of sweatshop scandals.