Asos sales rise on strong domestic and international growth

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Asos saw a 37 per cent rise in sales as domestic sales rose 28 per cent to £75.5 (up from a 12 per cent increase last year) and international sales soared by 45 per cent to £111m. Chief executive Nick Robertson commented on the results:

We remain positive in our outlook for the year to 31 August 2013 and continue to trade in line with expectations.

Numis analysts said:

We believe that ASOS is continuing to demonstrate its potential to become the online fashion destination for 20-somethings globally.