The top 13 retailers in the United Kingdom added a total of 37 stores to the market among them, according to a retail survey released today by U.K.'s outdoor trade newsletter, Outdoor i. Blacks (The Outdoor Group) leads the pack with 288 stores (including Blacks, Millets, and Free Spirit), up 15 percent from 273 stores last year. Next comes Famous Army Stores with 198 outlets, up 16 percent from 182.
Did you hear?... Many suppliers in the UK said they believe the specialty outdoor market is static
Many suppliers in the United Kingdom said in a recent survey they believe the specialty outdoor market is static, while the general outdoor market is growing. According to an annual manufacturers' survey released today by U.K.'s outdoor trade newsletter, Outdoor i, more than ...read more