United Carpets Group plc are full BFA members and were admitted to AIM in February 2005. In 1998 the first franchised store was created. The Group currently has a
total of 81 stores of which 65 are operated by franchisees. The Group carries
out significant advertising, particularly via Regional TV, and specifically
within its main area of trading, namely Northern and Central England. United
Carpets have been undertaking TV advertising since 2000 with excellent
results bringing about a significant period of growth both in store numbers
and like for like sales.