The Brandtex group's annual report for 1999 shows a turnover of 2.1m Danish kroner, ($250,110; £172,376) against 1.8m kroner ($214,389; £147,750) for the previous year. The Danish fashion company's pre tax profits increased from 112m Danish kroner ($13.3m; £9.2m) to 128m ($15.2m; £10.5m). Net capital increased to 1.3m kroner ($154,830; £106,709). The group has 2,600 employees.