Stuttgart, Germany, March 22, 2017 - "We've had a successful financial year," remarked Felix Zimmermann, CEO of TAKKT AG, "with organic sales growth of 5.2 percent, which was slightly above our forecast for 2016." Group sales in the year under review increased by 5.8 percent to EUR 1,125.0 (1,063.8) million. Positive effects resulted from the fact that the company acquisitions Post-Up Stand and BiGDUG contributed to Group sales for the full year for the first time. Portfolio effects had a positive impact on sales of 1.2 percentage points. In contrast, currency effects had a negative impact of 0.6 percentage points.
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