Christian Dior : Results for the Two-Month Fiscal Year Ended June30,2013 Business Wire PARIS -- October 4, 2013 Regulatory News : This release covers a fiscal year lasting, exceptionally, two months (from May1 to June30,2013), due to the fact that Christian Dior (Paris:CDI) has changed its fiscal year-end date from April30 to June30. The Christian Dior group recorded revenue of 4.8 billion euros for the fiscal year from May 1, to June 30, 2013, generating profit from recurring operations of 881 million euros and a Group share of net profit of 216 million euros. Fiscal year from May 1 to June 30, 2013 (2 months) (EUR millions) Revenue 4,768 Profit from recurring operations 881 Net profit 566 of which: Group share 216 Free cash flow ^(a) 40 (a) Before financial investments, transactions relating to equity and financing activities. Broken down by business group, the Group’s revenue and profit from recurring operations were as follows: Fiscal year from May 1 to June 30, 2013 (2 months) (EUR millions) Revenue Profit from recurring operations Christian Dior Couture 237 35 Wines and Spirits 541 134 Fashion and Leather Goods 1,600 517 Perfumes and Cosmetics 551 34 Watches and Jewelry 467 71 Selective Retailing 1,406 121 Other activities and eliminations (34) (31) Total 4,768 881 Highlights of the period include: *Good resilience in Europe and sustained momentum in Asia, the United States and Japan; *Robust revenue growth continuing at Christian Dior Couture; *The very qualitative development of Louis Vuitton, whose profitability remains at an exceptional level; *Continued investment in the fashion brands; *Further innovation and success of iconic lines at Parfums Christian Dior; *Increased selectivity in Watches and Jewelry distribution; *Excellent performance of DFS and Sephora worldwide. OUTLOOK Despite continued uncertainty in the European economic environment, the Christian Dior group will continue to gain market share thanks to the numerous product launches planned for the months ahead and its geographic expansion in promising markets. Our strategy of focusing on quality across all our activities, the dynamism and unparalleled creativity of our teams, and rigorous management will enable us to continue building on the Group’s global leadership position in luxury goods. The Board of Directors convened on October3,2013 to approve the financial statements for the fiscal year ended June30,2013. No dividend will be proposed for this two-month fiscal year. The financial statements for the fiscal year will be submitted to the Shareholders’ Meeting of December19,2013 for approval. Audit procedures have been carried out and the audit report is in the process of being issued. * * * APPENDIX: Revenue by business group and by accounting period This announcement constitutes regulated information and is made available on the Company’s website(www.dior-finance.com). Some of the statements contained in this financial release may include or be based on forward-looking information. Major risk factors, uncertainties as well as elements either beyond our control or unable to be anticipated as of this writing may thus cause actual results to differ significantly from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking information in this financial release. The statements made herein reflect our vision of the Group’s business activities as of the date of this financial release. Accordingly, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on the information thus provided. Furthermore, it should be noted that we undertake no obligation to update publicly or otherwise revise any forward-looking statements. APPENDIX Christian Dior Group - Revenue by business group and accounting period (*) Fiscal year ended June 30, 2013 (2 months) Christian Fashion Other Wines and Perfumes Watches Selective (EUR Dior and and and activities Total millions) Leather Retailing and Couture Spirits Cosmetics Jewelry Goods eliminations Total 237 541 1,600 551 467 1,406 (34) 4,768 Fiscal year ended April 30, 2013 (12 months) Christian Fashion Other Wines and Perfumes Watches Selective (EUR Dior and and and activities Total millions) Leather Retailing and Couture Spirits Cosmetics Jewelry Goods eliminations Period from May 323 843 2,413 805 733 1,834 (49) 6,902 1 to July 31, 2012 Period from August 1 309 1,177 2,463 1,000 714 1,880 (102) 7,441 to October 31, 2012 Period from November 1, 2012 339 1,324 2,760 951 724 2,477 (111) 8,464 to January 31, 2013 Period from February 318 864 2,300 922 655 2,112 (97) 7,074 1 to April 30, 2013 Total 1,289 4,208 9,936 3,678 2,826 8,303 (359) 29,881 Fiscal year ended April 30, 2012 (4 months) Christian Fashion Other Wines and Perfumes Watches Selective (EUR Dior and and and activities Total millions) Leather Retailing and Couture Spirits Cosmetics Jewelry Goods eliminations Period from January 1 284 926 2,374 899 630 1,823 (76) 6,860 to March 31, 2012 Total 371 1,196 3,101 1,188 853 2,385 (101) 8,993 (*) Figures rounded to the nearest digit. 30 AVENUE MONTAIGNE PARIS F-75008 Contact: Christian Dior PHONE +33 (0)1 44 13 22 22
Christian Dior : Results for the Two-Month Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2013
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