Irn-Bru Parent A.G. Barr Performing Well In 'Volatile' Market, CEO Says
Soft drinks firm A.G. Barr has issued a trading update in which it said that it expects half year revenue to be 5% up on the previous year, at £136 million.
This is on top of the 8.8% growth the company reported in the corresponding period last year, and is 'especially positive' given the current market conditions, it said.
Severe weather in the first quarter, coupled with the introduction of the Soft Drinks Industry Levy (SDIL) in April impacted the company, however recent hot summer weather has provided a panacea.
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