Altitude upbeat for the full year

IT GROUP Altitude said yesterday it was confident of meeting its full year forecasts, after revenues rose 12 per cent in the first half of the year.

Revenues at Altitude, which supplies IT services to the promotional products industry, hit £2.46m, while gross profits rose 21.5 per cent to £1.69m.

“2011 has so far been a crucial year for the group, with the disposal of the promotional products division transforming Altitude into a purely information and technology services focused company,” said chief executive Martin Varley.