DFS Furniture reports strong trading both online and through its showrooms

DFS Furniture Plc (LON: DFS) has released its trading update since the previous statement on 14 July 2020.

  • The company has been trading strongly both online and through its showrooms. Over the last six weeks, there has been year-on-year order intake growth equivalent to around £70 million of revenues.
  • The company’s trading significantly remains ahead of its early expectations and is in addition to the earlier announced strong opening order book that will generate a further revenue benefit of approximately £100 million in the year.
  • On 25August 2020, at the time of writing, GMT 09:53 AM, DFS shares were trading at GBX 171.00, up by 21.00 points or 17% against the previous day closing price.