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GUANGZHOU furniture supplier faces second shortfall from bedsteads distributor

furnitureStockMANCHESTER based Mountrose was a supplier to retail groups including Argos, JD Williams and Express Gifts

bhs2NEARLY 20 UK home furnishings and clothing suppliers to bust fashion-to-furniture chain BHS have had their debt paid in full after being issued with standby letters of credit.

mountroseGenADMINISTRATORS are targeting a going concern sale of entry to mid-market furniture importer Mountrose Ltd after being called in to run the business earlier this month.

bhsATTEMPTS to rescue department store chain BHS have failed with all 163 stores to close and the 11,000 staff who work in them facing redundancy.

FRENCH finance group Perceva is to invest in Cauval Industries, the pan-European bedding group that had been in an insolvency process since the beginning of March.

bhsTHE FUTURE of department store chain BHS could be resolved this week according to administrators, while suppliers have praised the openness of buyers working within the business.

bhsBHS has been placed into administration but continues to trade. Insolvency firm Duff & Phelps says it is targeting a going concern sale of the retail chain.

MANAGEMENT at West Midlands manufacturer Ultra Furniture have safeguarded the future of the sofa maker after agreeing a pre-pack administration deal.

retailParkThe number of home industry insolvencies fell 6.2 per cent in the first quarter of 2016, though those that did fail left creditors owed in excess of £28m.

bealesHorshDepartment store retailer Beales has won the backing of creditors who voted in favour of its Company Voluntary Arrangement. One store will still close this summer when its lease expires.

BoConceptBournemouthThe franchised Bournemouth BoConcept store has closed, less than two years since it agreed a Company Voluntary Arrangement with creditors.

bhsCreditors of furniture-to-fashion retailer BHS have backed its CVA proposal, securing its near term future and cutting its rent bill across a number of stores.

kozeeRafiqMohammed Rafiq, the md and owner of the defunct bed manufacturer Hick Lane Bedding, has been sentenced to 27 months in prison after being found guilty of human trafficking.

aspaceAspace’s former owner was among the only dissenters in the kids furniture retailer agreeing its CVA with creditors last month.

FurnitureBarnThurrockCase goods supplier Global Home was owed £4.65m by retailers Furniture Barn Ltd and Furniture of Market Harborough Ltd, which entered administration late last year.

highStreeThe number of industry insolvencies dropped by almost a third in January, reflecting market tailwinds across the furniture, flooring and furnishings sectors.

FurnitureBarnThurrockThe administrators of retail chain The Furniture Barn have granted a six month operating licence to a newco but say that three warehouses and two further stores will close.

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