COLEFAX GROUP PLC

COLEFAX GROUP PLC

Previous company name
COLEFAX AND FOWLER GROUP PLC
Name change date
9/21/1999
Company Overview
Colefax Group PLC is an international designer and distributor of luxury furnishing fabrics and wallpapers and a leading international decorating company. Based in London, United Kingdom, the group designs, markets, distributes and retails furnishing fabrics, wallpapers, trimmings, upholstered furniture, and related products in the United Kingdom and overseas. It also sells antiques, and provides services for interior and architectural design, project management, decoration and furnishing for private and commercial clients.
The Colefax Group’s main brand names include Colefax and Fowler, Cowtan and Tout, Jane Churchill, Larsen and Manuel Canovas. Each brand, with separate studios, covers a broad range of tastes from classical to contemporary.
The Colefax Group mainly sells to interior designers and interior design shops, serving the high-end residential market. All of the fabrics and wallpapers sold by the group are manufactured by third party suppliers.
The group has offices in the United Kingdom, United States of America, France, Germany and Italy, forming part of their worldwide distribution network. Its strategy is to build and expand its portfolio of luxury international fabric brands.
Business Summary
The principal activities of the Group are the design, marketing, distribution and retailing of furnishing fabrics,
wallpapers, trimmings, related products and upholstered furniture in the UK and overseas and the sale of antiques;interior and architectural design, project management, decoration and furnishing for private and commercial clients.
Description and history
Colefax Group Plc formerly(Colefax and Fowler Group Plc) is an international designer and distributor of furnishing fabrics, wallpapers, trimmings and related products in the United Kingdom and Overseas.

The principal activities of the Group are the design, marketing, distribution and retailing of furnishing fabrics,
wallpapers, trimmings, related products and upholstered furniture in the UK and overseas and the sale of antiques;interior and architectural design, project management, decoration and furnishing for private and commercial clients.

Business Line
Designer and distributor of luxury furnishing fabrics and wallpapers
Subsidiary
COLEFAX AND FOWLER GMBH
Advisor
BDO STOY HAYWARD LLP
IPO date
8/19/2004
US SIC Code
2392
Company Address
39, Brook Street

City province or state postal code
W1Y 2JE, LONDON
Phone: +44 20 7318 6000
Fax: +44 20 7495 3123
Country address: UNITED KINGDOM
Website url: www.colefaxgroupplc.com