Belfast Telegraph

Hilton Food beefs up profits 8.8%

Hilton Food, which packs meat for major retailers including Tesco, reported that pre-tax profits rose 8.8% to £12.6m in the 28 weeks to July 17.

The Cambridgeshire-based group said turnover increased 1.3% to £496m, while volumes rose 2.5%. The company said this reflected the recovery of higher raw material costs.