More and more customers embrace Action

Action closes another strong year: 34% sales growth and 197 new stores opened across six countries.

Action closes another strong year: 34% sales growth and 197 new stores opened across six countries

Highlights 2016

  • Net sales up 34% at €2,675 mln in 2016 (2015: €1,995 mln).
  • Like-for-like sales growth of 6.9% in 2016 (2015: 7.6%).
  • 197 new stores in 2016 (2015: 141), increasing the total to 852 stores at year-end 2016 .
  • Strong growth of 37% in operating EBITDA to €310 mln in 2016. (2015: €226 mln).
  • Cash flow from operations to EUR 267 mln (2015: EUR 225 mln).
  • The number of employees increased by approx. 6,000 to 35,000.
  • Voted European Retailer of the Year for the third consecutive year.

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