BRUSSELS, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Income of EUR 70,340,000, up 25%;
EBIDTA of EUR 6,070,000, strong growth of 50%
Thousands of EUR 2014 2015 Variation
Income 56,136 70,340 + 25.3%
Organic growth + 10.7% + 20.6%
EBITDA 4,053 6,070 + 49.8%
Organic growth + 25.4% + 35.3%
Operating margin + 7.2% + 8.6%
Result before tax -62 1,952 + 2,014
Net result -853 1,147 + 2,000
Resume of regulatory information
Emakina Group (ALEMK [http://www.euronext.com/en/products/equities/BE000... ]) today announces its 2015 results, reporting strong progress, with 25% income growth and a further improvement in operating margin of almost 150 basis points. Excellent commercial dynamics led by all the group's teams underpin this performance.
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Earnings before interest, depreciation and amortisation (EBIDTA) increased by 50% to EUR 6,070,000, as a result of improved efficiency, better balance between resources and requirements, cost control and synergies between Emakina's entities.
International expansion continued, with 57% of income coming from outside Belgium.
Ales, AstraZeneca, Bosch Siemens, Celio, Carre de l'Habitat, Cofely(Engie), Crea Geneve, Credit Mutuel Arkea, De Lijn, European Defence Agency, Generali, Goodman, Greentube, HypoNO, Jimmy Choo, Kenwood, Kiala(UPS), LolaLiza, Markafoni, Melexis, Merck, Merkur Markt (REWE), Vecos and WeFashion.
The group's entities exceedingly work together on projects, enabling widespread sharing of their respective know-how, resources and technologies.
In September 2015, Emakina acquired the Austrian digital agency diamond:dogs [http://cee.emakina.com ] (80 experts in Vienna, Zurich, Salzburg and Zagreb), enabling the group's expansion in central Europe.
In 2016, Emakina took over the Swedish digital agency Dempsey [http://dempsey.se ], strengthening its presence in Scandinavia.
In 2015, Emakina Group signed partnerships with Asiance [http://www.asiance.com/en ] (Korea) and Bubblegum [http://bubblegum.agency ] (Spain).
They join existing partners Domino [http://domino.it ] (Italy), Metia [http://www.metia.com ] (UK, USA, Singapore), Piramit [http://www.piramitad.com.tr ] (Turkey) and SinnerSchrader [http://sinnerschrader.com/en ] (Germany).
Emakina innovates, by creating a new centre of experts in the Internet of Things (IoT [http://blog.emakina.com/2015/06/12/emakina-things-... ] ).
Brand Experience Score(c)
Emakina has unveiled an original brand management method [http://www.brandexperienceplatform.fr ] and indicator. First comparative studies have been carried out in the cosmetics, women's fashion, D-I-Y and gardening sectors.
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Emakina Group [http://www.emakina.com ] is a top 3 independent European full-service digital agency (Alternext Brussels ALEMK [https://www.euronext.com/en/products/equities/BE00... ] - ISIN: BE 0003843605). 700 enthusiastic experts working from 15 offices in 8 European countries deliver cutting-edge services in communication, web building, applications and commerce. Emakina guides its clients through their digital transformation, creating user engagement, new opportunities and business lines, and ways to simply work better.
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