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Bunzl's first-half adjusted pretax profit rises 18 percent

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Bunzl's first-half adjusted pretax profit rises 18 percent

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(Reuters) – British business supplies distributor Bunzl Plc <BNZL.L> posted an 18 percent rise in first-half profit, as benefits from recent acquisitions continued to support its growth during the period. Adjusted pretax profit rose to 248.3 million pounds in the six months ended June 30, from 210.6 million pounds a year ago, said the company, which supplies products ranging from safety gear for builders and packaging materials for supermarkets.

(Reporting by Esha Vaish and Sanjeeban Sarkar in Bengaluru; Editing by Gopakumar Warrier)
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