Retail sales at Clicks Group increased by 13,4% for the 18-week period to January 3 2010, the company said on Monday.
Despite weak consumer spending, Clicks Group has forecast higher earnings per share as it plans to open 25 new stores.
Retailer Clicks Group posted a 22% rise in first-half earnings on Thursday; driven by a strong performance in its core drug chain store.
Clicks Group posted a 27% rise in full-year profit helped by strong sales of health and beauty products.
Retailer Clicks Group posted a 25% rise in first-half profit, boosted by sales of healthcare and beauty products.
South African retailer Clicks Group posted a rise in full-year profit on Thursday.
Festive trading was ”robust” at New Clicks Holdings flagship Clicks stores, the retail group said on Monday in a trading update.
Listed health and beauty retailer New Clicks has reported a 15,1% increase in turnover for the four months to end-December 2005 compared to that of the year-earlier period. New Clicks said the group’s retail brands had increased sales by 9,8% during the period, while same-store sales were up 9,6%.
The wage strike at retail chain Clicks, owned by listed health and beauty group New Clicks Holdings, continued on Tuesday with Clicks management and members of the South African Commercial, Catering and Allied Workers’ Union finally going into mediation as the stayaway entered its 12th day.
The wage strike at retail chain Clicks, owned by listed health and beauty group New Clicks Holdings, entered its fourth day on Monday with all Clicks stores open and operating as usual, Clicks said. Michael Harvey, brand leader of Clicks, estimated that 70% to 80% of staff within the bargaining unit in Gauteng remained away from work through Monday.