Carpet retailer grows profit by 10%

Carpet retailer Calverts Carpets has reported an increase in turnover and profit.

According to its latest filed accounts for the year ended 31 January 2020, total sales rose 2% to £12.7m from £12.4m in 2019.

Gross profit remained consistent at £2.5m, while pre-tax profit increased 10.9% from £713,000 to £791,000 year-on-year.

Stated within its report, the company said its customers have continued to support the business during the pandemic and the home improvements and flooring solutions industry has shown “growth, even within difficult trading conditions”.