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Covid interrupts James Halstead’s “best ever” year

Covid interrupts James Halstead’s “best ever” year

Flooring manufacturer and distributor James Halstead (JHD) says that it was on course for its best year ever until Covid-19 struck in its final quarter. While international markets proved more resilient to pandemic disruption, sales in the UK dropped by 11 per cent in the year to 30 June, to £79m. The group had been expecting domestic sales to grow by 8 to 10 per cent.

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