A.G.Barr PLC (BAG.L)
** Soft drinks group falls c.4 pct, one of the top losers on FTSE-250 midcap index after FY profit warning
LONDON, Sept 22 British soft drinks group AG Barr said it did not expect to see profit growth this year after poor weather since July dented demand for its products, which include Irn-Bru, Rubicon and Strathmore.
* Adjusted profit on ordinary activities before tax, interest and exceptional items increased by 3.3% to £17.8m
* Half year sales revenue is expected to be c.£128m which is a drop of c.5% on prior year.
* Total group sales, excluding now divested orangina brand and findlays water coolers, declined by 1.1% for 15 weeks to 9 may 2015