STIHL’s revenue exceeds the 2 billion euro mark

stihl_montage_ts_2007_rdax_100Г—151.jpgThe STIHL Group’s revenue exceeded the 2 billion euro mark for the first time in 2006. Group turnover grew to 2,019 billion euro, 11.4 per cent higher than the previous year’s thanks to increased sales. Currency fluctuations had only a slight, positive influence on the result. Chairman of the STIHL AG board, Dr Bertram Kandziora, said at the company’s results press conference on 24 April 2007: “This record is a significant achievement of the STIHL team worldwide in this, the 80th anniversary year of the company. We would like to thank all our employees for this outstanding collective effort.”

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April 2007

Mega-Wallpaper for Mega-Bike

The DOLMETTE: Engineering “Made in Germany” compared with a Norther-German Comic Star created her: The DOLMETTE. A wired bike with 24 DOLMAR chainsaw-engines.

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April 2007

Husqvarna AB: annual 2006

Net sales

Net sales in 2006 rose by 2% to SEK 29,402m as against SEK28,768m in the previous year. After adjustment for exchange rate ?uctuations, net sales also rose by 2%.

The low growth in sales as compared with the previous year is mainly explained by lower demand and a decline in sales of consumer garden products. Also, sales of chainsaws were par-ticularly strong in 2005 due to hurricanes in the US and effects of storms in Scandinavia.
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April 2007