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Figaro shows first profit since '92

Jacobs Suchard Figaro, a confectionery producer located in Bratislava, made a gross income of 60 - 70 million Sk last year according to preliminary data, company officials announced. It was the first profit since Jacobs Suchard entered the company in 1992. The company's strategy, including its dividend policy, is a trade secret. Figaro employs 800 people, 200 more than in 1992. This year, it will mainly invest in marketing the new products of the Kraft Jacobs Suchard Group, namely cheese from Poland.

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