Sales at stocking and swimwear maker Wolford AG fell 4 per cent to 137.93 million euros in the year ended 30 April 2002 from 143.88 million euros a year earlier. The company said sales in Italy were up 23 per cent and in Scandinavia 9 per cent. However, sales in Germany and the UK fell 7 per cent, and were down 6 per cent in France, 2 per cent in Switzerland and 1 per cent in the US. Turnover in Austria was down 21 per cent, and in the Far East by 15 per cent.