Print Published 7th Mar 2018, 23:47

St Ives profit dented as it sheds sales promotion businesses

St Ives, the stock market listed marketing and book printing group, may have faced up to the reality of having made several poor acquisitions in recent years, but the latest results for the half year to 2 February 2018 suggest it will still be hard work to make a profit after divesting the parcel of sales promotion businesses announced earlier this week (see St Ives sells loss-making sales promotion businesses).