LONDON — Alliance Boots, owner of health-and-beauty retailer Boots, reported first-half revenues rose 11.6 percent to 9 billion pounds, or $14.36 billion at average exchange.

The firm’s health and beauty division, which includes sales generated by health care and beauty products, posted growth of 6.2 percent to 3.58 billion pounds, or $5.71 billion, for the six-month period ended Sept. 30.

The firm’s pharmaceuticals wholesaling business rang up 6.05 billion pounds, or $9.65 billion, in the half, representing an on-year spike of 13.8 percent.

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