March 25, 2014

FY 2013 results

2013: TRANSFORMATION OF THE GROUP PICKS UP SPEED

  • 2013 Sales: 2.7% organic growth to €1,096 million
  • Strong 19% organic growth in CSS activities which now account for 17% of Group sales
  • 2013 current operating margin , before acquisition-related costs: 24.0%
  • 2013 net income up 2.1%, net margin maintained at 15% of sales
  • Dividend proposed: €3.90 per share

2014 OUTLOOK

  • Organic sales growth in 2014 expected at between 1 and 3%
  • 2014 current operating margin before acquisition-related costs forecast at 22.5 to 23.5%

 

 

Denis Thiery, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Neopost, commented: "The transformation of Neopost Group is firmly under way. In 2013, we demonstrated the resilience of our Mail Solutions business. We also posted very strong growth in Communication & Shipping Solutions, which now account for 17% of sales, despite the fact that Neopost is still in the early stages of implementing synergies. During this period of transformation and capital expenditure, Neopost maintains very high margins."