Thule Group AB (publ) publish restated previously unpublished financial data due to the sale of the Specialty business
Due to Thule Group´s divestment of the reaming part of the Specialty business the group publishes recalculated, previously unpublished financial data (net sales, underlying EBIT and operating income) for the group for the years 2013 – 2016 and for the quarters 2014 – 2016.
The restated historical financial information below is attributable to the reclassification of the continuing operations of the reaming part of the Specialty business as a discontinued operation in the income statement, as well as the two smaller product groups historically reported in the Specialty segment, rails and accessories for pick-up trucks, are reported as from January 1, 2017 in the Outdoor & Bags segment under Region Americas.
Thule Group, excluding discontinued operations
|Net sales, SEKm||5 304||5 018||4 316||3 892|
|Underlying EBIT, SEKm||935||835||703||563|
|Operating income (EBIT), SEKm||922||809||629||494|
|Net sales, SEKm||983||1 295||1 725||1 301||902||1 266||1 617||1 232||839||1 119||1 362||997|
|Europe & ROW||576||838||1 156||911||512||776||1 038||828||481||701||895||684|
|Underlying EBIT, SEKm||59||238||414||225||40||218||373||203||31||189||317||166|
|Operating income (EBIT), SEKm||55||235||410||222||37||203||369||199||-17||167||317||163|
The following financial periods in the information above has already been published:
- Quarterly numbers from Jan – March 2016 were published April 26, 2017, in connection with the interim report for the first quarter 2017.
Details are also available on http://www.thulegroup.com/en/financial-data
The restated financial information has not been audited or been subject to review and should not be viewed in isolation or considered to replace the Company's financial statements that has been prepared in accordance with IFRS.
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About Thule Group
Thule Group is a world leader in products that make it easy to bring the things you care for — easily, securely and in style — when living an active life. Under the motto Active Life, Simplified. — we offer products within the product categories: Sport&Cargo Carriers (e.g. roof racks, roof boxes, holders for bikes, water and winter sports equipment being transported by car), Active with Kids (e.g. bicycle trailers, strollers, child bike seats), RV Products (e.g. awnings, bike carriers and tents for motorhomes and caravans), Sport&Travel Bags (e.g. hiking backpacks, suitcases) and Bags for Electronic Devices (e.g. computer and camera bags).
Thule Group has about 2,200 employees at 9 production facilities and 35 sales offices worldwide. The Group’s products are sold in 140 markets and in 2016, sales amounted to SEK 5.6 billion.