Briscoe sees record full year sales and upgrades NPAT

Company News

by Jessica Amir

Retailer, Briscoe (ASX:BGP) reported record full-year sales, and a 3.5 per cent jump on the prior corresponding period, for the 52 weeks to January's end.

The NZ chain’s $603 million annual sales were bolstered by record Black Friday and Boxing day sales.

As a result, the group is now expecting this year’s net profit after tax (NPAT) will hit a new high, of $61 million.

And if you were to look at its online sales, that saw sales jump 30 per cent, on the prior year on the back of the business focusing on its web offering.

Shares in Briscoe (ASX:BGP) are trading flat, at $3.78.

Jessica Amir

Finance News Network
Jessica joined FNN in January 2017 with a passion for equities and funds management. As Head of News, she has been a broadcast journalist for over seven years, specialising in finance. She has been a journalist with Sky News Business, ABC 1, ABC's The Business and ABC24. She’s also worked as a TV reporter for regional Channel 7 and 9. She also previously worked as a financial planner and real estate agent.