Angela Ahrendts, CEO Burberry
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Burberry boss Ahrendts on brand's success

Profits have jumped at fashion company Burberry on the back of strong sales in Asia and non-clothing items.

The luxury goods group beat forecasts with a 49% rise in first half pre-tax profits to £129m ($206m).

Burberry's CEO, Angela Ahrendts says the company is able to trade on its unique Britishness.

  • 16 Nov 2010
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