Simpsons Garden Centre profits grow

by | Jan 7, 2019 | Independents, News | 0 comments

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Pre-tax profit quadrupled for an Simpsons garden centre operator in its most recent financial year.
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Simpson Highview, which runs Simpsons Garden Centre, experienced a rise in turnover of ?500,000.
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A strategic report with the business?s accounts stated. ?The director is satisfied with the company?s results for the year and the ongoing development of the site.
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?The garden centre has continued to develop into a destination. The plant offering remaining the core focus.
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Pre-tax profit increased from ?86,003 in 2016/17 to ?343,885 in 2017/18.
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For the same period, turnover moved to ?5,409,937 from ?4,950,846.
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Of this, turnover at the garden centre increased from ?4,813,460 to ?5,206,312.
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The report added: ?The garden centre continues to re-invest in the site. Detailed plans are in place to start development work on site which will continue to provide and enhance the customer experience.?
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The average number of employees slipped from 108 to 107 and staff costs dropped from ?1,457,616 to ?1,428,884.
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Last year, the GCA named Simpsons Scotland?s destination garden centre of the year. It also picked up a range of other titles.

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