Pets at Home has reported an 18 per cent increase in total group sales to 677.6 mio £ (approx. 805.5 mio euros) for the 28-week period to 7 October. LFL retail sales growth is reported at 21.9 per cent, rising to 28.9 per cent on a two-year basis. Omnichannel sales grew by 21.5 per cent in the indicated time frame, or 101.4 per cent on a two-year basis. For the Vet Group, LFL sales growth is reported at 26.2 per cent and 23.8 per cent on a two-year basis.
"Pets at Home was a clear beneficiary of the UK's desire for pet companionship through the pandamic", Ross Hindle, Analyst at Third Bridge, commented.