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Zara owner sees less as more Inditex, the world’s largest clothing retailer and the owner of Zara, is still backing bricks-and-mortar as a driver of growth, despite a run of store closures in its home market Spain.  Although it has shrunk its Spanish store network  – by far its biggest portfolio globally – by 297 stores, or 15 per cent, since 2012 – the company says it has actually increased its overall selling space in Spain by opening or expanding flagship outlets in prime lo