In the first half of 2012 Van de Velde realises a consolidated turnover (1) growth of 0.9% (from m€ 97.8 to m€ 98.7).
On a comparable basis (including comparable deliveries and excluding retail turnover of Rigby & Peller UK) the consolidated turnover (1) falls by 2.8%. This turnover development can be explained as follows:
The retail turnover of Rigby & Peller in the UK contributes for an amount of m£ 4.5 (m€ 5.5). This represents a growth of about 4.5% on a store-to-store basis.
The results for the first semester including an outlook for 2012 will be announced on Friday 24 August 2012.
(1) According to IFRS and not audited yet.
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