Compass Group affiliate Selecta Group has reported net profits before goodwill amortisation up 11.5% to Sfr65.1m last year.

Operating profit rose 17.1% to SFr86.6m (£35.4m) from SFr74m on net sales of SFr826.9m. Sales growth amounted to 6.5% in Swiss francs.

The directors have advised shareholders to take advantage of Compass's purchase offer for the 66.7% of Selecta's shares not yet held by the British foodservice giant.