Hitt og þetta 11. apríl 2006

Stockmann reports sales up by 9.2% in March 2006

Nordic Business Report-April 11, 2006-Stockmann reports sales up by 9.2% in March 2006
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Finnish department store chain Stockmann Oyj Abp reported on Thursday (11 April) that its sales had increased by 9.2% to EUR107.0m in March 2006, as compared to March 2005.

Sales for the Department Store Division increased by 15% and sales for the clothing store subsidiary Seppala increased by 8%

Meanwhile sales for Hobby Hall decreased by 12%.

Sales for the January-March period increased from EUR362.0m in 2005 to EUR395.7m in 2006.

One euro (EUR) is worth approximately 0.69 British pounds (GBP).

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