• Q3 profit up 79% to EUR92.2m
  • Sales up 19% to EUR538m
  • CEO hails “broad-based” growth

German fashion house Hugo Boss posted strong rises in earnings and sales in the third quarter, buoyed by double-digit currency-neutral sales growth across all regions.

The company raised its full-year guidance, predicting a currency-neutral sales rise of 5% and EBITDA before special items up 20%.

“Our growth in the third quarter is broad-based, with all regions, distribution channels and brands contributing to it,” said Claus-Dietrich Lahrs, CEO and chairman of the managing board at Hugo Boss.

“The results show that we have chosen the right path to achieve our goals for 2015.”