RAPAPORT… Birks Group’s revenue grew in the past fiscal year as the
Canadian retailer significantly increased its sales in the US.
Group revenue crept up 0.4% to $286.9 million in the 12
months that ended March 25, while comparable-store sales rose 1%, the
Montreal-based jewelry retailer reported last week.
In the US, comparable-store sales jumped 9%, mainly due
to higher watch sales a…