As of the interim reports for the second quarter and the first six months of 2021, the Group has decided to make a change in the structure of the reporting of operating segments. A new security segment has been brought out and the former footwear segment is added to the segment of department stores. The respective comparative data is adjusted retrospectively.

In the second quarter of 2021, the consolidated unaudited sales revenue of the Group was 207.2 million euros, which was 21.2% more than the sales revenue of the same period in 2020. The sales revenue in the first half of the year was 398.0 million euros, showing a growth of 14.8% compared to the result of the first half of 2020, when the sales revenue was 346.5 million euros. In the second quarter of 2021, the Group’s unaudited consolidated net profit was 9.9 million euros, which was 70.3% higher than the profit of the comparable period in the previous year. The Group’s net profit of the first six months of 2021 was 7.7 million euros, which was 89.9% higher than the result of the previous comparable period. The pre-tax profit earned in in the first half was 12.0 million euros, showing a 21.9% increase compared to last year. Net profit was affected by the dividend payment, from which 4.3 million euros of income tax was calculated in the first quarter of 2021; 5.8 million euros of income tax was calculated a year before.

Read more: Unaudited consolidated interim accounts for the second quarter and first six months of 2021