Financial Statements

8. Cost of sales

Group
52 weeks ended
1 May 2011
52 weeks ended
2 May 2010
£m £m
Opening Inventories 21.1 17.5
Inventories recognised on acquisition 6.5
Closing Inventories (52.3) (21.1)
Purchases 120.6 59.1
Distribution costs 8.6 8.3
Other 0.6 2.3
Total cost of sales 105.1 66.1