Omega PLC will open the new 80,000 sq ft manufacturing and warehouse facility in Thorne in 2018, taking the single site operation to a total of 400,000 sq ft. Work on the expansion has already begun and will be completed by October this year. Located at J6 of the M18, the investment will increase production capacity to over £125m over the next two years.
The £7.5m new build facility will also house additional storage and offices to assist the brand meet its increased production targets and growing demand for its kitchens from both the retail and contract sectors.
Speaking of the announcement Omega Chairman, Sir Bob Murray CBE said, “This is a significant investment and key indicator of how well our business is performing and underlines our confidence in future sales and continued growth in the sector. Omega is now the premier volume supplier to the retail sector. Our values of delivering inspired British design and high quality crafted kitchen furniture backed up with exceptional customer service makes us a natural choice for our retail and contract partners. We are a consumer-led business, with years of successfully targeting and servicing the needs of customers. We believe our specialist knowledge and passion for the industry is what sets us apart from our competitors. We are the only major manufacturer in the UK with a sole focus on the kitchen market.”
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