The group now operates 981.
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With the addition of austin reed which we acquired earlier this year as well as country casuals and viyella we aim to continue this organic growth while always being ready to respond to other opportunities as they arise he said. Yesterday it said like for like sales at the older womens. Fashion retail group austin reed has sent a strong signal that it is considering selling its underperforming country casuals womenswear business. 1998 the austin reed group acquired classic brand cc formerly known as country casuals richard thompson acquired chester barrie from austin reed in 2005 kosugi sangyo was the austin reed ready to wear license holder in japan with retail value of 50 million.
The dire performance from country casuals which has 200 stores across the uk prompted a profits warning from austin reed in july. Chairman john robins told shareholders at the austin reed annual meeting that the group has launched a complete review of its entire business which it will report further on later in the year. Country casuals hits austin reed some links in this article may be affiliate links. The list in full.