Flooring firm Ulster Carpets has announced the acquisition of Roger Oates Design.

The acquisition, with the details remaining undisclosed, is being funded from cash reserves and reflects Ulster’s desire to broaden the Group by selectively adding businesses where the opportunity arises.

Ulster confirmed that Roger would remain with the company and continue to provide valuable guidance, while also remaining dedicated to investing in its continued organic growth alongside the acquisition.

David Acheson, Ulster’s head of strategic operations commented: “Ulster’s ethos and future plans very much revolve around quality, design and service excellence, and Roger Oates Design fits this perfectly. We are delighted to have secured Roger’s continued involvement, and are excited about the future prospects for the business.”

Roger Oates added” “Roger Oates Design is delighted to become part of the Ulster Group. It is important that small unique companies keep evolving and this acquisition offers us the opportunity to grow and develop the brand for interiors and furnishing products, well into the next decade.”