Chocolate Maker Lindt Savours Sweeter Profits

Chocolate maker Lindt savours sweeter profits

ZURICH, (Pakistan Point News - 22th july, 2016) - Swiss chocolate maker Lindt & Spruengli said Friday it had managed to lift sales and profit in the first half of this year despite the torpid consumer market and rising cocoa prices. Lindt, a leader in the premium, or affordable luxury segment, said that sales rose by 6.6 percent to 1.5 billion Swiss francs ($1.5 billion, 1.4 billion euros). Net profit jumped 11.1 percent to 72.2 million francs.