KPS continues successful growth in the 3rd quarter of 2016/2017
Unterföhring/Munich, 11 August 2017 – KPS AG successfully continued its growth in the 3rd quarter of 2016/2017. As a result of the ongoing internationalization of its business model, Group sales increased by 3.4 percent compared to the same quarter of the previous year to 39.7 million euros (Q3 2015/2016: 38.4 million euros).
ICE Consultants Europe SL to become part of KPS AG
KPS consequently pursuing its strategy of internationalization
Barcelona/Munich, August 1, 2017 – KPS AG, the European market leader in retail transformation consulting, has acquired ICE Consultants Europe SL, a leading Spanish SAP consulting partner. ICE will become a 100% subsidiary of KPS AG effective October 2, 2017. The acquisition strengthens KPS’s position as a leading consultancy for digital business transformation in Europe.
KPS AG: Expanding the scope of shareholders through reallocation of 4,390,000 shares
Unterföhring/Munich, 30 June 2017 - With the participation of ODDO SEYDLER BANK AG, Frankfurt am Main, the four founders and principal shareholders of KPS AG (ISIN: DE000A1A6V48), Michael Tsifidaris, Dietmar Müller, Leonardo Musso and Uwe Grünewald, reallocated a total of 4,390,000 KPS shares to the institutional investors Allianz Global Investors, DWS, and Union Investment.
KPS helps put furniture retailer POCO on growth trajectory
SAP accounting system provides the basis for international growth
Munich, June 20, 2017. The furniture retailer POCO has migrated its accounting system to SAP in just eight months, thus establishing the basis for international expansion. The successful migration was carried out by KPS’s transformation experts who, in cooperation with POCO specialists, implemented the new SAP accounting system and ensured the simultaneous changeover of all companies.
KPS named one of the best consultancies for the fourth time in a row
Munich, 02.06.2017. KPS once again achieved a top position in the major German consulting survey conducted by brand eins and Statista. KPS was named the best consultancy in the consumer goods and retail category as well as in the IT strategy and IT implementation category.
KPS ranked 5th amongst leading consultancies
Munich, 31.05.2017. The latest Lünendonk list ranks KPS 5th amongst the top 10 management consultancies in Germany. The leading consultancy for the retail sector achieved almost 18% growth – significantly above the 11% average – after posting revenues of €144.9 million.
KPS posts significant increase in sales and profit in the 1st half-year of 2016/2017
Unterföhring/Munich, 30 May 2017 – KPS AG has outperformed its original expectations for the 1st half-year of 2016/2017. Group sales increased by 20.3 percent to 82.8 million euros (H1 2015/2016: 68.8 million euros). Group EBIT was pushed up by 17.9 percent to 12.5 million euros (H1 2015/2016: 10.6 million euros)...
KPS doubling its office space in Dortmund and relocating to PHOENIX See in 2019
Munich, May 23, 2017. With its relocation to new offices at PHOENIX See scheduled for early 2019, KPS is creating space for further growth and intensive collaboration with customers here in Dortmund. Customers will have the opportunity to gain an insight into the design process at specially constructed design centers.
KPS is in 8th position in terms of the e-commerce agencies with the highest revenues
Munich, May 11, 2017. KPS is continually climbing in the e-commerce ranking of the sector association “Bundesverband Digitale Wirtschaft” (BDVW), moving to 8th place in this year’s ranking.
Ochsner Sport focuses on mobile customers
Munich, May 03, 2017. The Swiss sports retailer Ochsner has completely revamped its online shop optimizing it for mobile users. The market leader for sports goods in Switzerland is systematically implementing its omnichannel strategy and providing its customers with a completely new online shopping experience. Ochsner Sport received support from KPS’s digital experts.
KPS Annual General Meeting 2017 recognizes dynamic business performance
Unterföhring, 10 April 2017 – The Annual General Meeting of KPS AG, held in Munich on 7 April 2017, approved all resolutions proposed by the management by a large majority. The Annual General Meeting resolved a dividend payment of EUR 0.33 per share.
New shop puts Baldur-Garten on mobile business growth trajectory
Munich, 23. March 2017. Baldur-Garten, the plant retailer, has turned its online shopping platform into a new, responsive web-shop tailored to the more demanding user requirements of its customers. The specialist retailer based in Bensheim near Darmstadt is systematically implementing its mobile business strategy and is now providing over one million customers with a completely new online shopping experience. KPS’s e-commerce experts designed and created the new website in just three months.
KPS generates sustained dynamic growth in the 1st quarter of 2016/2017
Unterföhring/Munich, 13 February 2017 – KPS successfully continued its strong performance during the 1st quarter of 2016/2017. Group sales increased by 17.2 percent to 40.3 million euros (Q1 2015/2016: 34.4 million euros). Group EBIT was increased by 10.3 percent to 6.4 million euros (Q1 2015/2016: 5.8 million euros). The Executive Board confirms the forecast for the current business year 2016/2017.
KPS AG publishes Annual Report 2015/2016 - sales and earnings once more at record level
Unterföhring/Munich, 31 January 2017 – KPS AG presents its Annual Report for the year 2015/2016 today. Final Group figures confirm the provisional figures published on 16 January 2017. The sales threshold of 140 million euros was significantly exceeded. Consolidated sales rose to 144.9 million euros (previous year 122.9 million euros). Group EBIT went up to 22.3 million euros (previous year 18.6 million euros). Equity ratio at 61.4 % (previous year 58.0 %). Dividend proposal of 33 eurocents per share (previous year 30 cents).
KPS enables CHRIST to achieve record sales on Black Friday
Munich, Germany, December 16, 2016. Jewelry retailer Juwelier CHRIST has exceeded its Black Friday access forecasts by more than 50 percent.
KPS AG applies Prime Standard admission
Unterföhring, 9 December 2016 – KPS AG today applied for admission to the "Prime Standard" market segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. The admission shall become effective from 23. December 2016 on.
Saphira Consulting to become part of KPS
KPS further expanding it’s footprint in the Nordic region
Munich, Dec. 6, 2016 – KPS AG, the European market leader in retail transformation consulting, has acquired Saphira Consulting A/S, a leading SAP implementation partner in the Nordic market.