Alpargatas grows by 140% in Europe

In spite of Vulcabras' higher growth rate, Alpargatas remained the biggest shoe company in Brazil and in Latin America last year with gross revenues of 2,623.8 million reais (€1,127.0m-$1,581.4m), up by 15.8 percent from 2009. Net sales rose by 16.2 percent to R$ 2,239.1 million (€961.7m-$1,349.5m), driven by higher average ...

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