JD Sports sees pick up in sales

AOL Money Staff
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Retailer JD Sports Fashion reported has improved sales growth as stronger demand for sportswear offset weak trade in its fashion outlets.

The Bury-based group reported a 1.5% rise in like-for-like sales in the 16 weeks to November 17, compared with growth of 1.1% in the first half of its financial year.