17 May, 2022 | by The Retail Bulletin
Footwear retailer Shoe Zone has swung to a profit in its first half after it benefited from strong in-store and online sales.
In the six months to 2 April, pre-tax profit came in at £3.1 million compared to a loss of £2.6 million a year earlier.
Revenue was also up, climbing by 73% to £69.9 million. This comprised £58.1 million in store revenue and £11.8 million in online sales. However, Shoe Zone said sales in the digital channel more than doubled on a two-year basis.
The retailer ended the period with