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UK online electricals retailer AO sees 57% first half sales jump

LONDON, Oct 15 (Reuters) - British online electricals retailer AO World said on Thursday it expected to report a 57% increase in first half revenue to 715 million pounds ($930 million) after benefiting from strong consumer demand during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The firm, which will publish interim results on Nov. 24, said it expected to report British revenue up about 54% and revenue in Germany up 83% on a constant currency basis.

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