LONDON — Net profits at Alliance Boots, the privately owned pharmaceuticals, health and beauty giant, climbed 25 percent to 741 million pounds, or $1.17 billion, with sales of Boots No7 products bestsellers on both sides of the Atlantic.
Revenue in the year ended March 31 declined 2.6 percent to 22.41 billion pounds, or $35.39 billion, although on a constant currency basis it rose 0.6 percent. All figures have been converted from the pound at average exchange rates for the 12-month period.
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