Company owner sells Derby family business ‘to ease pressure’

A Derby business owner has sold the company which has been in his family for 65 years. Maurice Parker Ltd on Alfreton Road was founded by present owner Duncan Parker's father as tile fitting company. Now, it has been sold to Alan Jones of AJ Floorcraft. Parker has praised the help of members of The Alternative Board Derby for “winning back three years of my life.” He said that he had planned to retire at 65, but added: “A little while ago I was starting to feel the pressure and I thought about ways of exiting the bus... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...
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