Tiso owner JD Sports tipped to emerge as festive retail winner

JD Sports is expected to emerge as a Christmas winner this week when it updates investors on its festive fortunes.

JD has become one of the most familiar brands on the UK high street.
JD has become one of the most familiar brands on the UK high street.

The sports clothing and trainers chain, which has a ­controlling stake in ­Scottish outdoor retailer Tiso, posted solid figures in the autumn pointing to “strong pent-up demand” after its stores reopened following lockdown

As well as seeing shoppers return to its stores, the group has enjoyed strong online trading.