UK: JD Sports full-year profit hit by Blacks acquisition
By Petah Marian | 12 April 2012
UK sportswear retailer JD Sports has seen its full-year pre-tax profit hit by its acquisition of Blacks Leisure, the UK's largest outdoor clothing and equipment retailer, earlier this year.
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