Performance

Chief Executive Officer's Review

I am pleased to say that we have had a successful year, delivering strong financial results in a challenging retail environment and have made significant progress across a number of key areas.

Group Finance Director's Review

Gross profit of £132.8m is up 81% (2010: £73.3m), on overall revenue growth of 71%. Whilst the mix between Retail and Wholesale remains in line with the prior year (Retail 62% of sales, Wholesale 38%), Group gross margin has improved to 55.8%, an increase of 3.2 percentage points, (2010: 52.6%).