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Spirits maker Diageo posts 21.4% rise in full-year sales

Spirits maker Diageo posts 21.4% rise in full-year sales

Reuters · 07/28/2022 02:06
Spirits maker Diageo posts 21.4% rise in full-year sales

- Johnnie Walker whisky maker Diageo DEO on Thursday posted full-year sales up 21.4% as more people drank expensive spirits and bars reopened after pandemic lockdowns last year.

Net sales rose to 15.5 billion pounds ($18.87 billion) in the year to June 30, beating the 16.1% increase analysts had been expecting, according to Refinitiv.

($1 = 0.8213 pounds)


(Reporting by Richa Naidu
Editing by David Goodman
)

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