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Facts & figures

Annual Results

in CHF million unless otherwise specified 2016/20171) 2015/2016
Sales 2,395.7 2,071.9
Gross profit 1,651.8 1,375.5
in % of sales 68.9% 66.4%
Operating profit before acquisition-related amortization and impairment (EBITA) 481.4 430.6
in % of sales 20.1% 20.8%
Income after taxes  371.5 345.8
Number of employees (end of period) 14,089 10,894
Free cash flow2) (232.6) 252.6

1) Excluding one-time costs of CHF 18.4 million, consisting of transaction cost and integration related restructuring costs in connection with the acquisition of AudioNova. Balance sheet related key figures (including respective ratios) as reported.
2) Cash flow from operating activities + cash flow from investing activities.