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Builders’ merchant group Grafton, owner of the Woodies (above) and Atlantic Homecare chains, said it is seeing “absolute” sales growth in the Republic.

Recovery in the construction industry will continue to be slow and gradual, according to Gavin Slark, chief executive of Grafton, the builders’ mercha(...)

Grafton, which owns the Woodie’s DIY retail chain, yesterday reported a 27 per cent increase in its underlying operating profits to £77.2 million. Photograph: Alan Betson

Grafton, the building materials group, is lining up £30 million worth of its Irish property portfolio for sa(...)

Grafton Group chief executive  Gavin Slark.

Builders merchanting and DIY group Grafton said revenues rose 8 per cent last year, as trading conditions continued to improve in the UK and Ir(...)

Grafton, which owns the Woodies DIY and Heiton Buckley chains, yesterday revealed a strong performance in the second half of the year that pushed full-year sales up by 8 per cent to £1.9 billion (€2.3 billion).

Gavin Slark, the chief executive of the builders merchant and DIY retailer Grafton Group, said the Irish market appears to be on a path to “sustained (...)

Grafton Group chief executive Gavin Slark. Revenues at the company rose 8 per cent last year.

Builders merchanting and DIY group Grafton said revenues rose 8 per cent last year, as trading conditions continued to improve in the UK and Ireland.(...)

Chief executive  Gavin Slark said consumer confidence had improved in Ireland, and the merchanting and DIY markets had stabilised. Photograph: Alan Betson /The Irish Times

Builders merchanting and DIY group Grafton said revenues rose in the four months to the end of October up as trading conditions continued to improv(...)

Grafton Group is the latest in a line of top corporates to depart the Irish Stock Exchange in order to gain access to the FTSE Index series. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/THE IRISH TIMES

Shares in Grafton Group soared by 4 per cent to €7.05 this morning after the group, which operates the Woodies DIY chain in Ireland, anno(...)

Finishing off this week’s sporting theme, Grafton Group chief executive Gavin Slark is a big sports fan, he told me, as we discussed its interim resul(...)

Gavin Slark, Chief Executive Officer Grafton Group

One could easily imagine senior executives at the stockbroking firms that own the Irish Stock Exchange slapping their collective foreheads yesterday, (...)

Gavin Slark, chief executive officer of the Grafton Group. Photograph: Alan Betson

Grafton Group, the building materials group that yesterday reported interim revenues of more than €1 billion and increased operating profits, has hi(...)

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