PARIS — More signs of a recovery in the luxury goods sector: PPR reported on Friday that sales picked up steam in the second quarter, with revenues rising 6.3 percent, and the momentum should continue through the second half of the year.
“From a macroeconomic point of view, we observed positive recovery signs in most of our markets during the first half,” PPR chairman and chief executive officer François-Henri Pinault said at a news conference here.
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