Beiersdorf continues on its profitable growth path
Beiersdorf continued its dynamic business development in the first half year of 2014 with organic sales growth of 5.0%. In nominal terms, sales increased by 0.2%, from €3.163 billion to €3.171 billion. Both the Consumer Business Segment and tesa contributed to this achievement. EBIT excluding special factors improved from €434 million to €452 million, a rise of 4.3%. Excluding special factors, the EBIT margin increased to 14.3%, compared with 13.7% in the previous year.