Primark operating profits soar after store estate fully reopens

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Primark has posted a surge in sales and operating profits driven by the reopening of its store estate following Covid-enforced closures.

For the 24-week period to March 5, Primark reported a 59% increase in sales year on year to £3.5bn and an 863% jump in adjusted operating profit to £414m. 

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