Spanish fashion giant Inditex on Thursday revealed a better-than-expected 32 per cent year-on-year jump in first half net profit to $119 million as shoppers flocked to its flagship Zara brand. The company, whose other banners include Pull & Bear, Massimo Dutti, Bershka, Stradivarius, and Oysho, said net sales jumped 25 per cent to $1.6 billion from the year-ago period.