Muraspec announces the acquisition of Calcutta NV

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Muraspec, leading UK manufacturer and worldwide distributor of wallcoverings, fabrics and other interior decorative products, is proud to announce the acquisition of the oldest operational Belgian textile mill, Calcutta NV.


The Muraspec name is well recognised worldwide for the quality of its products, innovation, excellent customer service, global reach and care for the environment.

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Calcutta NV, with its production plant near the city of Ghent in Belgium, is well known globally as a producer of high quality textile wallcoverings and sun protection systems. Calcutta supplies materials to household name brands internationally with its innovative and stunning products.


Calcutta, which was established in 1848, will continue to operate as separate entity under the Muraspec umbrella.


Tariq Rashid, Managing Director of Muraspec, said that Muraspec is “delighted with this acquisition, which is part of the Group’s strategy to bring a wider choice of decorative products to the interiors market. It will increase our ability to provide customers with solutions, including bespoke, in both the contract and residential environments by using the design and production experience and facilities of both locations.”


Frank Ameye, Managing Director of Calcutta, commented that “Calcutta is proud of its heritage and proud to be part of Muraspec Group, which will enable the company to focus and invest in new technologies, designs, and innovation, and to extend its served market and product line. This is also the best news for the colleagues in Calcutta who are excited to be part of the Muraspec family.”


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