B&Q owner Kingfisher sales rise during warm weather

B&Q owner Kingfisher sales rise during warm weather
 

B&Q owner Kingfisher saw a 1.6% rise in like-for-like sales during the second quarter, helped by recent warm weather.
The company said same-store sales at B&Q in the UK and Ireland rose 3.6% in the three months to 31 July.
Comparable trade at Screwfix, which sells to professionals, rose by 5.5%.
Kingfisher chief executive Veronique Laury said: "In the second quarter, I'm pleased that we grew our sales after the exceptionally harsh weather conditions in the first quarter."
In the first quarter sales had been hit by wet and snowy weather across Europe, and had fallen by 4%.... read more

 
17 August 2018 in Business, Views: 64
Source: BBC
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