Burgdorf – In the business year 2015/16, the Ypsomed Group generated consolidated sales totaling CHF 336.9 million (prior year: CHF 306.6 million). Compared with the previous year, this represents an increase in sales of 9.9%. The operating results (EBIT) also increased by 55.7% compared to the previous year, from CHF 28.5 million to CHF 44.4 million and lies considerably above the expectations of CHF 41 million. As a result, the profitability at the EBIT level lies at 13.2% (prior year: 9.3%) – despite the present currency exchange situation. For the current business year 2016/17, Ypsomed expects an accelerated growth in sales of around 12% and an EBIT of approximately CHF 55 million.