House of York factory to close

2008-06-17 00:00

Pietermaritzburg manufacturer and marketer of wooden household products House of York will shut down local operations soon — once the sale of the company to battery manufacturing giant Eveready South Africa is approved by the Competition Commission.

About 180 people are employed at House of York, 160 of whom are directly involved in the production process in the 7 500-square-metre facility. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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