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SWEDEN: Kapp-Ahl makes up for Lindex loss with pay-out | 16 Nov 07

Swedish fashion retailer Kapp-Ahl is to return the war chest built up during its failed takeover bid for rival Lindex to shareholders by more than doubling a proposed dividend from five to 11 crowns per share.

SWEDEN: Lindex posts buoyant October sales | 13 Nov 07

Swedish clothing retailer Lindex, currently the subject of a takeover bid by Finland’s Stockmann department store chain, saw like-for-like sales rise 8.5% during October.

FINLAND: Stockmann secures Russian Lindex trademark | 25 Oct 07

Finnish department store chain Stockmann said Lindex had been registered as a trademark in Russia, clearing the way for completion of Stockmann's EUR870m (US$1.25bn) tender for the Swedish clothing retailer.

SWEDEN: Kappahl returns US$18.3m Q4 profit | 3 Oct 07

Swedish fashion retailer Kappahl has reported operating profit of SEK119m (US$18.3m) for the company's fiscal fourth quarter, beating analysts' estimates.

SWEDEN: Stockmann tables US$1.23bn offer for Lindex | 1 Oct 07

Swedish fashion chain Lindex has received another takeover offer, this time from department store operator Stockmann, of SEK116 per share in cash.

SWEDEN: Lindex reports 18% rise in Q4 profit | 14 Sep 07

Swedish fashion chain The Lindex Group has posted an 18.3% rise in fourth quarter profit to SEK123m, from SEK104m in the prior year period, on the back of strong women's wear sales.

SWEDEN: Lindex tells shareholders to reject KappAhl bid | 22 Aug 07

The board of directors at Swedish fashion retail company Lindex has recommended that its shareholders reject a SEK7bn (US$1.02bn) bid tabled for the company by rival retailer KappAhl.

SWEDEN: KappAhl makes US$1.02bn offer for rival Lindex | 14 Aug 07

Nordic fashion chain Kappahl Holding has tabled a SEK7bn (US$1.02bn) offer to buy rival Swedish retailer Lindex.

SWEDEN: Lindex focuses on Baltics after resurgent Q3 | 26 Jun 07

Swedish clothing retailer Lindex Group has reported third quarter operating profit of SEK143m (US$20.75m), as it balanced the closure of its German operation.

SWEDEN: Lindex profit down nearly 50% in H1 | 20 Dec 06

Fashion retailer Lindex Group suffered a dive in profit of almost 50% during its first quarter's trading, which it blamed on weakness in Germany and an unsatisfactory reaction to its summer ladies’ wear.

SWEDEN: Lindex to shed loss-making German store chain | 7 Dec 06

Fashion firm AB Lindex is selling its chain of 23 stores in Germany after it failed to live up to expectations.

SWEDEN: Lindex to begin pilot shoe sales | 28 Jun 06

Apparel retailer AB Lindex will start selling shoes in 50 stores in a pilot venture, the company said in its nine-month financial presentation.


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