BRIEF-UK retailer Matalan 5 weeks to Dec 29 total revenue down 1.5 pct

LONDON Fri Jan 11, 2013 7:17am EST

LONDON Jan 11 (Reuters) - Matalan * UK retailer Matalan 5 weeks to Dec. 29 total revenue down 1.5 pct * Business continued to realise margin improvements during peak trading season * Remains cautious on outlook