June 7 Canadian dollar-store operator Dollarama
Inc reported a 13.9 percent increase in quarterly
profit on Wednesday as customers on average spent more at its
The Montreal-based company's net income rose to C$94.7
million ($70.4 million) or 82 Canadian cents per share in the
first quarter ended April 30, from C$83.2 million or 68 Canadian
cents per share, a year earlier.
Sales climbed 10 percent to C$704.9 million.
($1 = 1.3450 Canadian dollars)
(Reporting by Ahmed Farhatha in Bengaluru; Editing by Sai