LONDON — An uptick in investment in its logistics, informationtechnology platform and expansion into China hit online retailer Asos’bottom line in the six months to Feb. 28. The firm said Wednesday thatnet profits fell 21 percent during the half to 15.3 million pounds, or$24.8 million, compared with the same period last year.
Revenues in the half rose 33.9 percent to 481.7 million pounds, or $780.4 million.
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