Forecourt operator Brobot Petroleum boosts profits by 57%

Brobot Petroleum: 57.2% increase in pre-tax profits

Brobot Petroleum has reported a 57.2% increase in pre-tax profits to £375,215 on sales up 2.9% to £113.9m for the year to 31 March 2013.

In accounts filed at Companies House, the Top 50 forecourt indie said shop sales had risen 5%. It said it had maintained a “strong focus” on non-fuel and had added off-licence, news and lottery. Since the year-end, shop margins had risen by over 1% due to the changes, it added. It has also joined Spar.