280 jobs lost as furniture manufacturing firm closes its doors
A Hull furniture firm has closed, with the loss of 280 jobs.
Joint Administrators Phil Deyes and Sean Williams of Leonard Curtis Business Rescue and Recovery confirmed that Kingstown Group of Companies has ceased production and closed down.
The Group had two trading arms – Kingstown Furniture Limited and Consort Furniture Limited – and was a long-established business in Hull, employing 280 people. It specialised in the manufacturer of a range of bedroom and dining furniture and supplied many well-known, high street names as ... For the full story register now for free or login below...