United Carpets

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    Company restructure pays dividends for retailer

    2014-07-24T00:00:00Z

    Market harbinger United Carpets has started to gain its rewards from a substantial streamlining of its business operations – a process that was kick-started two years ago. The floorcoverings and beds retailer, which went into pre-pack administration in October 2012, registered a 2.2% increase in

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    Portfolio shrink pays dividends for retailer

    2014-02-24T00:00:00Z

    United Carpets and Beds has announced a healthy uptick in sales for the second half of the firm’s current financial year. The retailer, which went into pre-pack administration last October, communicated its latest trading update via the London Stock Exchange – stating turnover was up 5.4% for the

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    Major retailers revise pricing practices following OFT investigation

    2014-01-23T00:00:00Z

    Two principal floorcoverings and bed retailers in the UK market announced to the London Stock Exchange that they have changed their respective pricing practices in wake of the ongoing investigation assumed by the Office for Fair Trade (OFT). Multiple chains United Carpets Group and Nixon Hope

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    Profits grow at United

    2013-12-19T00:00:00Z

    United Carpets said it is making good progress following the substantial restructuring of the business over the last 12 months, reporting a four-fold rise in H1 pre-tax profits. The floorcoverings and beds retail group, which went into pre-pack administration in October 2012, posted a profit before

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    United's moving in the right direction

    2013-07-25T00:00:00Z

    United Carpets and Beds has said it’s making “steady progress” following the restructuring that took place at the company in the second half of 2012. The retailer, which went into pre-pack administration last October, posted a pre-tax profit of £250,000 on sales of £29m for the six months ended 31

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    PORTWOOD CARPETS LTD

    2013-06-26T00:00:00Z

    Appointment of Liquidators Company Number: 07638001. Name of Company: PORTWOOD CARPETS LTD. Trading Name: United Carpets, Woodfloor Beds. Nature of Business: Carpet and bed sales. Type of Liquidation: Creditors. Address of Registered Office: 10th Floor, 3 Hardman Street, Spinningfields,

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    Beleaguered retailer calls change of adviser

    2013-04-30T00:00:00Z

    United Carpets and Beds has appointed global financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald Europe as its nominated adviser and broker with immediate effect. The announcement follows a turbulent period encountered by the specialist retailer. Bosses plunged the company into administration in October of

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    UNCN REALISATIONS 2012 LIMITED

    2013-03-27T00:00:00Z

    Appointment of Liquidators Company Number: 03247827. Name of Company: UNCN REALISATIONS 2012 LIMITED. Trading Name: United Carpets Franchising, United Carpets Retail, United Beds, United Carpets Warehouse. Previous Name of Company: United Carpets (Northern) Limited. Nature of Business: Retail -

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    Multiple in better position following administration

    2013-02-25T00:00:00Z

    United Carpets and Beds has said putting the business into administration last year and cutting its store network has left it in a better position to tackle the challenging market conditions. The company went into administration on 4 October 2012, following a review of the business which saw it