22.2.10

Expansion for Trans-Continental Group

Duxburys Commercial have advised market leading distributor Trans-Continental Group on the move of its business from two Blackpool sites to one, larger, Preston location. Duxburys Commercial identified the building and carried out purchase negotiations on behalf of Trans- Continental.

Trans-Continental was founded in 1994, and is one of the leading suppliers of consumer goods in Europe, specialising in Christmas products, garden furniture, pet products and indoor furniture.

The group supplies more than 10,000 product lines to household names including Harrods, Tesco, Next, BHS, John Lewis, Asda and Wilkinsons, along with the majority of UK garden centres. It consists of four businesses