As a result, the Wedgwood Museum Trust was placed into administration to enable the Wedgwood Group
Pension Plan to seek the support of the Pension Protection Fund, the body established to provide a guaranteed minimum level of payments to members of pension funds of insolvent companies.
That consumer demand has led All-Clad's parent firm, the Waterford Wedgwood Group
, to make a significant investment in gearing up manufacturing to boost supply, said Cameron.
Customers of the GPC include Wedgwood Group
warehouses in Australia,
Because the museum was still trading and had five staff in the Wedgwood Group
Pension Plan's 7,000-member scheme, it was held liable for the short-t fall - a burden which was impossible to bear for the tiny charitable trust which turns over only a fraction of the pounds 134 million deficit.
THE Waterford Wedgwood group
sparkled its way to yet another set of record profits last year.
The Waterford Wedgwood group
includes the Waterford, Wedgwood, Rosenthal and All-Clad brands.
Sales for the Wedgwood Group
were Irish pounds 101.
Johnson Brothers became part of the Wedgwood group
A POST-Millennium demand for glass crystal and a Far Eastern yen for luxury fine china have sent profits soaring at the Irish-based Waterford Wedgwood group
Rosenthal joined the Waterford Wedgwood group
Brian Patterson, formerly Waterford Crystal chief operating officer, was appointed Wedgwood group
chief executive officer on May 31, 1995, and joined the board of Waterford Wedgwood UK plc on June 6, 1995.
Had we not taken this action now, the Johnson brand wouldhave disappeared and might even have put at risk the remainder of the Wedgwood group
,' said finance director Richard Barnes.