Travis Perkins

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Travis Perkins sales up after Brexit-related price rise

BBC Business Live

Northampton-based builders' merchant Travis Perkins, has said it put up prices to offset soaring costs from the Brexit-hit pound in the third quarter, which helped it boost sales.

The group, which also owns the Wickes DIY chain, reported a 4.1% rise in like-for-like sales in the period, with total sales increasing by 3.5%.

The firm said its revenue growth was down to "inflation driven price increases" after the pound's slump following the Brexit vote last year saw costs soar.

Builders merchant Travis Perkins

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