Bologna 9 July 2007
- Consolidated revenues of € 200 mn in the 1st half of 2007 (1H07), up 6% from € 188.9 mn in the same period in the previous year (1H06). At constant exchange rates Euro/Usd, the growth would have exceeded 9%.
Consolidated revenues were 96 million Euro in the second quarter of 2007 (+2,5% against sales of the second quarter of 2006).
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 the first half of this year, Datalogic Mobile achieved revenues of € 46.9 mn (+11% compared to the same period in 2006), Datalogic Scanning € 92.9 mn (+4%) and Datalogic Automation 36.3 mn (-6%). In total the Business Development division grew 27% compared to the first half of last year, thanks to the good performance of the Shopevolution line (+136%) and Informatics Inc. (+17% in Usd).
The meeting of the Board of Directors for approval of the 2007 first semester financial results has been scheduled for August 10 2007.
"The positive revenue figures in the first half of 2007 - stated Roberto Tunioli, the Company's CEO - confirm the rapid development of the company and are a prelude to an increase in profits compared to previous years."