Bologna 9 January 2008
- For the whole of 2007 Datalogic Group achieved consolidated revenues for € 403 mn, up 6% from € 381.6 mn in the same period in the previous year. With constant euro/usd exchange rates, the growth would have been equal to 9%.
Consolidated revenues for the fourth quarter alone came to € 105.5 million, an increase of 4% against sales of € 101.1 mn on Q406. With constant euro/usd exchange rates, the growth would have been equal to 8%.
These are the preliminary revenue figures for Datalogic S.p.A., a company listed in the STAR segment, third largest world manufacturer and leader in Europe for bar code readers, rugged mobile computers, and RFID (radio frequency identification) systems.
As far as the individual business divisions are concerned, during 2007, Datalogic Mobile Division achieved revenues of € 91.4 mn (+11% compared to the same period in 2006 and +13% with constant euro/usd exchange rates), Datalogic Scanning Division € 190.5 mn (+2% compared to 2006 and +5% with constant euro/usd exchange rates) and Datalogic Automation Division 74.5 mn (+3% compared to 2006 and +4.5% with constant euro/usd exchange rates). In total the Business Development division grew 19% (+27% with constant euro/usd exchange rates) compared to the same period of last year with positive performance by the Shopevolution line (+84%) and Informatics Inc. (+16% in Usd).
The Board of Directors will meet on 14th February 2008 to approve the accounts at 31st December 2007.
The manager responsible for preparing the company's financial reports" - Dott. Marco Rondelli - declares, pursuant to paragraph 2 of Art. 154-bis of the Testo Unico della Finanza, that the accounting information contained in that press release corresponds to the document results, books and accounting records.