HUNTER DOUGLAS COMPLETED ACQUISITION HILLARYS
Rotterdam, July 18, 2017 – Hunter Douglas, a major manufacturer of window coverings (Luxaflex®) and architectural products, completed the previously announced acquisition of Hillarys, a UK retailer of blinds, curtains and carpets with significant expertise in in-home sales.
The acquisition is being notified to the UK Competition and Markets Authority.
Hunter Douglas has its Head Office in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and a Management Office in Lucerne, Switzerland. The Hunter Douglas Group is comprised of 130 companies with 50 manufacturing and 80 assembly operations in more than 100 countries. Hunter Douglas employs about 21,000 people and had sales in 2016 of USD 2.821 billion.
The common shares of Hunter Douglas N.V. are traded on Amsterdam’s Euronext and the Deutsche Börse.