Nov 13 (Reuters) - BID CORPORATION LTD ::TRADING FOR Q1 OF 2018 FINANCIAL YEAR HAS BEEN REASONABLY POSITIVE (MEASURED IN HOME CURRENCIES) IN CORE FOODSERVICE BUSINESSES.CURRENCY VOLATILITY CONTINUES TO IMPACT BIDCORP'S RAND TRANSLATED RESULTS, WITH NEGATIVE CONSTANT CURRENCY IMPACT OF ABOUT 2.0% (TO END OF OCT 2017).
Bid Corporation Ltd : Reviewed provisional results for the year ended June 30 2016 . Revenue 2016 140.5 bln rand up 20.8 pct . FY HEPS 2016 1080.0 cents versus 2015 815.2 cents . Trading profit 2016 5.2 bln rand up 26.1 pct . Growth in out-of-home eating where customers quest for quality products, differentiation of service and innovative solutions, is expected to continue . We retain significant headroom to accommodate expansion opportunities, both acquisitive and organic in a low interest rate environment . Currency volatility is likely to continue to impact Bidcorp's translated results in current global environment .Directors have declared a final gross cash dividend of 241.0 cents.