Kering operates in the Women's clothing stores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Kering with three other
apparel stores in Europe:
sales of 20.90 billion Euro [US$23.27 billion]
of which 65%
of the United Kingdom
(£4.18 billion [US$5.27 billion]
of which 57%
was Next Retail), and
H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB
based in Sweden
(192.27 billion Swedish Kronor [US$21.89 billion]
of which 69%
was Europe and Africa).
Kering reported sales of 12.38 billion Euro (US$13.79 billion)
December of 2016.
increase of 6.9%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 11.58 billion Euro.
This was the fourth straight year of sales growth at Kering.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Kering had sales
of 12.23 billion Euro.
Sales of Luxury saw an increase
7.7% in 2016, from
7.87 billion Euro to 8.47 billion Euro.
Not all segments of Kering experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Corporate fell 12.6% to 31.80 million Euro.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).