• Sales revenues up 10.7% at 135.4 million Euro compared to 122.3 million Euro in the first quarter of 2015 (+9.6% net of Euro/Dollar exchange rate effect)
Bologna, 13th May 2016 – Datalogic S.p.A. (Borsa Italiana S.p.A.: DAL), a company listed in the STAR Segment of the Italian Stock Exchange managed by Borsa Italiana S.p.A. (“Datalogic”), a global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation markets, and world-class producer of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors for detection, measurement and safety, vision systems and laser marking equipment, approved today the Quarterly Financial Report at 31st March 2016.
1 New products refer to products launched in the last 24 months.
PERFORMANCE BY DIVISION
(*) With the purpose to better report the operating sectors economic performances, it was deemed appropriate to highlight the Divisional EBITDA as monitoring KPI.
Today, pursuant to and in accordance with application criterion 8.C.1. of the Governance Code of Borsa Italiana ("Code") - with which Datalogic complies - the Board of Statutory Auditors informed the Board of Directors about the results of the assessment conducted with regard to the independence of its members, acknowledging that all of the Statutory Auditors possess the requirements of independence, also based on the criteria envisaged by the Code with regard to Directors.In consideration of the results of the aforementioned assessment by the Board of Statutory Auditors, as well as the documentation and information available to the Company, the Board of Directors - also in accordance with and pursuant to Art. 144-novies of the Consob Issuer Regulation - was able to ascertain, with regard to each member of the Board of Statutory Auditors, the existence of the independence requirements also pursuant to and in accordance with Art. 148, paragraph 3 of the Consolidated Law on Finance.
First quarter results confirm the Group's positive trend, particularly in the European and North American market, recording double-digit growth compared to the same quarter of 2015 (respectively, +12.2% and +15.3% at constant EUR/USD rates). This growth illustrates the market's appreciation for technological solutions arising from intensive research and development work and a more targeted response, with a specific focus on the range of applications aimed at the retail, transport and logistics, manufacturing industry and health sectors.
Please note that the Interim Management Statement at 31st March 2016 is not audited and that it is available in the Investor Relations section of the company’s website: www.datalogic.com.
Reclassified income statement at 31st March 2016 – Euro/1.000
Reclassified Balance Sheet at 31st March 2016 ( ) – Euro/1.000
3 The reclassified Balance Sheet shows measures used by the Management to monitor and assess the financial performances of the Group. Given that the composition of these measures is not regulated by the reference accounting standards, even if they are directly reconcilable to the IFRS statements, they are not subject to any audit procedure by the Independent Auditors.
Net Financial Position at 31st March 2016 – Euro/1.000