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Carpets International

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of Dean Clough Mills, Halifax

1969 Company formed by the merger of John Crossley-Carpet Trades Holdings Ltd and the Carpet Manufacturing Co Ltd and the consolidation of their interests in Kosset Carpets Ltd[1]. It consisted of 2 executive groups:

It was expected to dominate the Axminster and Wilton carpet fields as well as owning one of the major tufted carpet makers[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times (London, England), Friday, Jun 05, 1970
  2. The Times Feb. 21, 1969