Herzogenaurach, germany, january 20, 2022

PUMA releases preliminary results for the fourth quarter and financial year 2021

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Due to the continued brand momentum and a strong global demand, PUMA achieved a currency-adjusted sales growth of approx. 14% to € 1,767 million in the fourth quarter 2021 (Q4 2020: € 1,520 million). This growth was achieved despite the negative impact from the COVID-19 pandemic and continued supply chain constraints. On a preliminary basis, the operating result (EBIT) increased to € 65 million (Q4 2020: € 63 million) in the same period.

In the financial year 2021, PUMA achieved a currency-adjusted sales increase of approx. 32% to € 6,805 million (2020: € 5,234 million) and an operating result (EBIT) of € 557 million (2020: € 209 million) on a preliminary basis. Both, sales and operating result (EBIT) are the highest PUMA has ever achieved in its history.

A complete overview of PUMA’s financial performance for the year 2021 and its outlook for the financial year 2022 will be published on February 23, 2022.  

PUMA Senior Head of Communication Kerstin Neuber
Kerstin Neuber
Senior Head of Communications
Gottfried Hoppe
Head of Investor Relations & Finance Strategy