Connect Group PLC operates within the Books, periodicals, & newspapers sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Connect Group PLC with three other
miscellaneous retailers and wholesalers in Europe:
IMCD Group BV
of the Netherlands
sales of 1.91 billion Euro [US$2.22 billion]
of which 60%
was Operating segment - EMEA),
Ocado Group Plc
(£1.46 billion [US$1.94 billion]
of which 92%
was Retail), and
Valora Holding AG
based in Switzerland
(2.08 billion Swiss Francs [US$2.09 billion]
of which 86%
was Valora Retail).
During the year ended August of 2017, sales at
Connect Group PLC were £1.59 billion (US$2.11 billion).
decrease of 16.4%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were £1.91 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 4.2% decline
in Smiths News, from £1.44 billion to £1.38 billion.
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Connect Parcel Freight (up 5.0% to £183.20 million)
Dmd (up 4.3% to £28.80 million)