Greek fashion retailer Oxford Company on Monday announced plans to open almost a dozen new stores over the next two years.

The company said it intends opening 10 retail outlets across Greece by 2004 and also plans to set up 27 corners in other stores by 2006.

The chain, which currently operates two dozen stores and eight corners in Greece, posted a big jump in first half turnover to $3.7 million from $2.9m in the year-ago period.