PARIS — Hermès International said its clients splurged in the run-up to Christmas, helping it beat its full-year target with an 8.5 percent sales increase in 2009.
As a result, the company raised its forecast for operating profit to an increase of 3 to 4 percent, versus an earlier forecast of a 5 percent drop. Hermès will publish its full-year results, including profits, on March 25.
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