Digital drive gives Burberry a Q3 sales boost

first_img Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facility Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Milstead says best way to stop wrong-way incidents is driving sober Arizona families, Arizona farms: providing the local community with responsibly produced dairy Comments   Share   Top Stories Sponsored Stories center_img LONDON (AP) – Luxury goods maker Burberry says its digital innovations helped drive up sales in the crucial three months through to the end of 2013The maker of the iconic trench says Wednesday that its third-quarter sales rose by 14 percent to 528 million pounds ($728 million), with growth particularly strong in China and Korea.The trading figures, which encapsulate the key Christmas shopping season, will be among the last for Chief Executive Angela Ahrendts before she departs for a senior role at computer maker Apple. 5 ways to recognize low testosterone Ahrendts says the performance reflects increased spending on marketing and customer service, which has made the Burberry brand more valuable.Ahrendts will be handing control of the company in mid-2014 to designer Christopher Bailey _ one of the key people behind Burberry’s digital drive.(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) New Valley school lets students pick career-path academies How do cataracts affect your vision?last_img read more