School Specialty posts strong Q1



15 August 2006 — Greenville (WI): School Specialty has reported record Q1 results for the financial year ending 2007.


Revenues increased by 7.6 percent to $385.4 million, including acquired revenues from Delta Education, compared to $358 million during the same period in the previous year.


Net income went up by 6.6 percent to $36.9 million from $34.6 million in Q1 2006 and at the same time diluted EPS improved by 9 percent to $1.57 compared to $1.44 a year earlier.