The company also manufactures shoes from their Norwich factory for other brands looking to gain a reputation for Made in England products that are sold both in the UK and worldwide. Under the deal, Mr Goodman will step down as chairman, although he will retain a stake. As well as Mr Linford, the management team involved in the buy out comprises head of product Claire Farmer, head of marketing Jason Larke, head of finance and HR Pamela Clarke, and head of logisti.
The Florida Group management team, led by managing director Tony Linford, have finalised the buy out from chairman Simon Goodman and family. It represents a change of ownership for the company founded by Mr Goodman grandfather Adelman Goodman in the early 1900s. The Florida Group (TFG) is based in Dibden Road and specialises in manufacturing and retailing quality ladies branded footwear, predominantly under the brand Van Dal. It was founded in the early 1900s by Adelman Goodman, grandfather of Simon Goodman, the current chairman. In a city where there were once 30 shoe factories, employing 10pc of the total workforce, TFG is now the last remaining still in mass production.
what you know, ask about what you don't. Give us your eyewitness accounts, background, observations and history. What more do you want to know about the story?Simon Goodman, right, chairman of The Florida Group, with director Pamela Clarke, middle, and managing director Tony Linford, right completing the paperwork for the managment buyout of the firm. Bosses of Van Dal Shoes said they had secured the future of Norwich last remaining shoe manufacturer following the completion of a management buyout Nike Roshe Flyknit Light Blue from its family owners.
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