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Hitt og þetta 12. apríl 2006

Clas Ohlson AB reports 28% growth in March sales

Nordic Business Report-April 12, 2006-Clas Ohlson AB reports 28% growth in March sales
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The Swedish DIY, home, technology and hobby products retail group Clas Ohlson AB issued on Wednesday (12 April) its sales figures for March, reporting a 28% growth compared to March 2005.

Sales amounted to SEK272.0m, up from SEK213.1m.

The number of stores increased by 11 from March last year.

Clas Ohlson reported increased sales in all its geographical areas, Sweden, Norway and Finland.

One Swedish krona (SEK) is worth approximately 0.07 British pounds (GBP).

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