HKS forecourt

Forecourt operator HKS Retail has reported a £16m sales boost after growing store numbers.

Turnover at the group is up 19.4% to £102.9m for the 52 weeks ending 31 May 2016 according to results filed on Companies House. The retailer, which operates 60 Spar, Londis and Costcutter branded forecourts across England, grew pre-tax profits by 18.5% to £553,020.

HKS said it had improved turnover and profitability through growth in site numbers and making improvements in the retail and food offerings on its existing locations.

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