Half Year Results 

SIG still struggling in the UK

SIG still struggling in the UK

The UK has been the source of troubles at SIG (SHI) for some time now. Anxieties over Brexit added to a challenging domestic trading environment, particularly in the home improvement market, exacerbated by bad weather at the start of the year. So like-for-like revenues in the UK and Ireland were down 2.3 per cent during the first half, but the combination of locales masked a strong performance in the Irish business, which improved sales by 9.7 per cent.

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