Beiersdorf continues on its successful path – Significant increase in sales and earnings in 2015
Beiersdorf continued on its profitable growth path in 2015. In a difficult market environment, Beiersdorf recorded organic sales growth of 3.0% increasing both sales and earnings. In nominal terms, sales increased by 6.4%, from €6.285 billion to €6.686 billion. The Consumer Business Segment generated sales growth of 3.6%, whereas tesa increased sales by 0.4%. Group EBIT excluding special factors rose to €962 million, up from €861 million in the previous year. The EBIT margin improved to 14.4%, up from last year’s 13.7%.