LONDON — First-half net profits at Inditex, parent of fast-fashion brands including Zara and Massimo Dutti, climbed 0.7 percent to 951 million euros, or $1.25 billion, the company said, while the third quarter has got off to a solid start.
Sales were up 6.9 percent to 7.7 billion euros, or $10.09 billion, while sales in local currencies advanced 8 percent in the six months to July 31. The results were broadly in line with analysts’ projections.
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