Edinburgh Woollen Mill snaps up Leeds tailoring firm

Leeds-headquartered tailoring firm Berwin & Berwin has been acquired by Edinburgh Woollen Mill, saving 800 jobs.
Tony Wright, Phil Pierce and Russell Cash, partners at business advisory firm FRP Advisory, were appointed joint administrators following tough trading at Berwin & Berwin. They have sold the UK part of the business and its assets to Formal Tailoring 1885 Limited, which is part of the EWM Group. The acquisition includes its three brands Paul Cost... For the full story register now for free or login below...