|Portmeirion Group PLC is a British group based in Stoke-on-Trent and is listed on the Alternative Investment Market ("AIM") of the London Stock Exchange.
A significant force in the homewares industry, the Portmeirion Group, encompasses the Portmeirion, Spode, Royal Worcester and Pimpernel brands. It is a market leader in high quality and innovatively designed tableware, cookware, giftware and tabletop accessories.
As a company listed on AIM, Portmeirion Group is not required to adhere to the UK Corporate Governance Code September 2012. The Company has regard to the Code as best practice guidance and has sought to comply with a number of its provisions in so far as it considers them to be appropriate to a company of its size. Further details can be found in the Corporate Governance Statement of the Company’s most recent annual report and accounts which can be accessed here.
The Company is subject to the UK City Code on Takeovers and Mergers.
|GENERAL NOTICE TO SHAREHOLDERS: Investor Warning
Portmeirion Group Plc has been made aware that certain shareholders have been approached by an organisation offering to buy shares in the Company at a much higher price than their current market value. Investors may have been asked by this organisation to pay in advance for a bond in order to secure the sale of their shares. The Company believes this may be an advanced fee fraud. We would advise all shareholders to exercise extreme caution in providing any details or funds to individuals or organisations they have not thoroughly satisfied themselves as being bona fide.
It is suggested that if you are approached, you, in the first place, either contact the Company or its Nominated Advisor, Panmure Gordon (UK) Limited, One New Change, London, EC4M 9AF (Tel 020 7886 2500). The FSA have issued general advice on share fraud which can be accessed by clicking on this link.