Sept 20 British fashion retailer French
Connection Group Plc reported a 8.7 percent slide in
first-half revenue as it shut more stores.
The company reported a pretax loss of 7.9 million pounds
($10.29 million) for the six months ended July 31, unchanged
from last year.
Revenue fell to 69.2 million pounds from 75.8 million.
Like-for-like sales in its key UK and Europe market rose 6.5
percent buoyed by its Spring 2016 collection, the company said.
($1 = 0.7675 pounds)
(Reporting by Rahul B in Bengaluru; editing by Jason Neely)