Tesco has extended its agreement to sell the Cherokee brand until January 2011.

Chief executive of Tesco Central European Clothing, John Hoerner, said: "We are extremely pleased with the reaction we have had from our customers to the Cherokee brand, both in the UK and Central Europe.

"It has been an important contributor to the success of our clothing business."

Cherokee president Howard Siegel added: "Tesco has set the standard for quality fashions at affordable prices in the UK and Central Europe."

Siegel added that Cherokee looked forward to further growth of the brand.