German chocolate maker Halloren has seen its half-year pre-tax losses widen despite a jump in sales.

The company said yesterday (13 August) that it had recorded a pre-tax loss of EUR580,000 (US$825,695) for the six months to June, against a loss of EUR430,000 a year earlier.

EBITDA jumped 41% to EUR670,000 as Halloren’s revenues climbed on the back of the acquisition Delitzscher Chocolate Factory. Turnover rose 48% to EUR20.1m.



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