Britannia Industries Q2 net profit up 65.68 per cent at Rs 97.64 crore

Press Trust of India Posted online: Monday, Nov 11, 2013 at 0000 hrs
New Delhi : Britannia Industries today reported consolidated 65.68 per cent increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 97.64 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2013.

The company had posted a consolidated net profit of Rs 58.93 crore for the same period previous fiscal.

Company's net sales increased to Rs 1,740.48 crore in the

July-September quarter, up 12.82 per cent from Rs 1,542.67 crore during the same period last year, Britannia Industries said in a filing to the BSE.

Overall expenses during the quarter stood at Rs 1,615.95 crore, up 8.79 per cent as against Rs 1,485.27 crore in the corresponding quarter a year ago.

Britannia Industries' shares closed at Rs 747 apiece today at the BSE, up per cent from the previous close.