- Tristel, the manufacturer of infection prevention, contamination control and hygiene products, enjoyed a strong H2 performance which has led to a fifth profit upgrade this financial year.

"The preliminary results for the year ended 30 June 2014 will be released on 13 October 2014 and will show revenues and pre-tax profit ahead of expectations that were last updated in June," Tristel said in a statement.

CEO Paul Swinney commented "The Company ended its financial year in good shape. The improved performance achieved over the past twelve months relates to all areas of the Group and is expected to continue into the new financial year and beyond."

Trading highlights included:

· H2 revenues of £7.04m up by 9.3% on H1 (£6.44m)

· Full year revenues of £13.48m up 27.7% on previous year (2013: £10.56m)

· Full year pre-tax profit of £1.8m before share based payments (2013: adjusted pre-tax profit of £0.48m)

· Net cash of £2.59m at 30 June (2013: £0.49m)

At 8:16am: [LON:TSTL] Tristel PLC share price was +3p at 73.5p

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