Brit European closes Belgian sister-company and pulls plug on carpet distribution business


 

Brit European Transport has pulled out of the UK carpet distribution business following the voluntary liquidation of its Belgium-based sister company, which specialises in the warehousing and distribution of carpets to the UK. The company insisted that the demise of Zeebrugge-based Brit European Transport NV would not have any long term impact on the group’s business in the UK. The company said the voluntary liquidation was prompted by “unsustainable” delivery rates, high employment costs, foreign exchange pressures and European red […]