AO posts record sales rise in Christmas quarter

AO chief executive John Roberts has reported record sales growth

Electricals etailer AO World has reported a record surge in sales over the Christmas peak period.

AO’s revenues climbed 67.2% to £457.3m in its core UK market during the three months to December 31, which also included the Black Friday promotional period. In AO’s other main market, Germany, sales rose 77.4% to €73.6m.

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