- IT equipment distributor Northamber swung to a first-half profit after it booked a gain on the sale of its Weybridge distribution centre in the UK.

Pre-tax profit amounted to £10.0m, compared to a loss of £0.4m on-year.

Revenue rose 8.4% to £26.3m, though the rise was offset by sales and distribution costs and the company posted a £0.4m operating loss.

Northamber increased its interim dividend to 0.3p per share, up from 0.1p on-year.

At 9:17am: [LON:NAR] Northamber PLC share price was +9p at 67.5p

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