Hefty profit increase for Poolia

Staffing company Poolia has posted a first quarter net profit of 21.7 million kronor.

Profits in the first quarter of 2005 totalled 4.8 million kronor.

Total revenues for Poolia rose from 225.7 million kronor in the year-ago period to 295.2 million kronor in 2006.

Demand has been positive for all markets, the company stated.