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Lindt & Sprüngli sees group sales rise 3.1% in first half

27/07/2017 - 16:15

Confectionery firm Lindt & Sprüngli has posted a group sales increase of 3.1% to CHF 1.55 billion in the first half of its financial year. 

The group posted organic growth of 3.6%, and if the 'strategic realignment' of its US-based Russell Stover business is excluded, organic growth was +6.6%. The company po... 


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