2012 Financial results




    2012 Financial results


    An excellent year for the PPR Group
    Growth, profitability and accelerated transformation


    •Recurring net income, Group share up 28.2%
    •Recurring operating income up 19.3%
    •Revenue up 20.8%


    François-Henri Pinault, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, commented: “PPR's results for 2012 are excellent, thanks to the exceptional performances of all brands in our Luxury Division. The significant growth potential of our brands is driven by their strength, the outstanding quality of their products and the rigorous development of their distribution channels. This potential was once again demonstrated in our Luxury Division in 2012 and we are striving to achieve the same dynamic in the Sport & Lifestyle Division. Our strong performance also highlights the good geographic balance of our activities and the consistency of the Group's strategy. In 2012, we completed further important steps in our transformation into a more international, dynamic and profitable group. We are confident that the strengthening of our assets and the determination of our teams will allow us to continue significantly improving our operating and financial performances in 2013.”




    A live videocast (Real and Windows Media Player formats) of the presentation of the 2012 Annual Results as well as the presentation slides and 2012 financial report (PDF) will be available at 8:30am Paris time on www.ppr.com. A replay will be available later in the day.


    You will also be able to listen to the conference live or in replay by dialling:




    Live conference :
    +33 (0)1 70 77 09 32


    Replay dial-in details:
    +33 (0)1 72 00 15 01


    Replay passcode: 279945#



    Live conference :
    +44 (0) 20 3367 9453


    Replay dial-in details:
    +44 (0) 20 3367 9460


    Replay passcode: 279946#


    The replay will be available until March 17, 2013.


    The 2012 financial report is available on www.ppr.com.


    About PPR


    PPR empowers an ensemble of powerful, complementary Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle brands, specialising in apparel and accessories, to reach their potential. Present in more than 120 countries, the Group generated revenues of €9.7 billion in 2012 and had over 33,000 employees at year end. The PPR share is listed on Euronext Paris (FR 0000121485, PRTP.PA, PPFP).
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    Press :
    Paul Michon +33 (0)1 45 64 63 48pmichon@ppr.com
    Hélène Saint-Raymond+33 (0)1 45 64 61 20hsaint-raymond@ppr.com


    Alexandre de Brettes+33 (0)1 45 64 61 49 adebrettes@ppr.com
    Edouard Crowley+33 (0)1 45 64 63 28ecrowley@ppr.com


    Website :www.ppr.com


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