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CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Nov. 20, 2017 /CNW/ -- Clicks Group (JSE: CLS) based in South Africa, and focused on retail-led healthcare, today announced that their presentation on November 15, 2017 from Chief Financial Officer, Michael Fleming, is now available for on-demand viewing in the dbVIC Deutsche Bank American Depositary Receipt (ADR) Virtual Investor Conference.
Clicks Group's presentation will be available 24/7 for 90 days. Investors may download shareholder materials from the virtual trade booth in the Exhibits section of the event.
Recent Company Highlights
- Group turnover up 10.9%
- Diluted HEPS up 14.5%
- Total dividend up 18.4%
- Return on equity of 44.1%
About Clicks Group
Founded in 1968, the group has been listed on the JSE since 1996. Following changes in South African legislation in 2003 to allow corporate pharmacy ownership, the group entered the retail pharmacy market with the opening of the first Clicks pharmacy in 2004.
The group is today a leader in the healthcare market where Clicks is the country's largest pharmacy chain with 473 in-store pharmacies and a 22.2% share of the retail pharmacy market. UPD has a 25.6% share of the private pharmaceutical wholesale market.
Clicks, Musica, The Body Shop, GNC and Claire's are market-leading brands and have a combined footprint of 795 stores, including 38 in the neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland and Lesotho. Clicks is South Africa's leading health and beauty retailer, offering value for money in convenient and appealing locations.
UPD is South Africa's leading full-range pharmaceutical wholesaler and the only one with a national presence. UPD was acquired in 2003 to provide the distribution capability for the group's healthcare strategy.
SOURCE Clicks Group Limited
For further information: Clicks Group, Sue Hemp, Investor Relations, [email protected], +27 21 702 3102