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A customer walks in front of a Burberry store in central London in 2008. Burberry is reporting 8 per cent sales growth in 2013, driven by the Asian market.
A customer walks in front of a Burberry store in central London in 2008. Burberry is reporting 8 per cent sales growth in 2013, driven by the Asian market.
(ALESSIA PIERDOMENICO/REUTERS)

FINANCIAL TIMES

Burberry reports sales growth on strength of Asian market

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Like Burberry’s iconic trenchcoat, the U.K. luxury group gives little away. It barely explained its mixed performance over the past year – which ended in March – or how things are going so far this year.