Hotel Chocolat reports soaring sales as online strategy pays off

Hotel Chocolat

Hotel Chocolat has reported profit before tax ahead of market expectations and rising sales as its online capital investment strategy helped insulate it from rolling store closures.

In its preliminary results for the 52 weeks to June 27, Hotel Chocolat reported profit before tax and exceptional costs of £10m – up from £2.4m in 2020 and ahead of market expectations. 

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