A high-end kitchen area business is opening a display room in New York.Loughborough’s deVOL plans to strike the United States in earnest next year with the shop in the fashionable NoHo district of Manhattan.The organisation expects to invest around ₤ 1 million a year on the American operation, shipping the kitchen areas from a brand-new factory in Shepshed.Its UK headquarters are based in Cotes Mill, just outside Loughborough, and deVOL has two other display rooms in Clerkenwell, London.The Manhattan showroom will open in the brand-new year in Bond Street- simply off Broadway and 5th Avenue-where recent locals have included Fresh Prince Will Smith, supermodel Gigi Hadid, and Twilight star Kristen Stewart.< meta itemprop= url content=https://i2-prod.leicestermercury.co.uk/incoming/article1955990.ece/ALTERNATES/s615b/2_TP_TEM_300818deVOL_03.jpg > The Timeless English Kitchen by deVOL The organisation makes 4 kitchen area varieties– Timeless English, Real Shaker, Haberdasher’s and a style developed in cooperation with timber furniture designer Sebastian Cox.It counts celebrities and sports stars amongst its customers and utilizes 160 staff, with a further 20 people used at a spin-off business
supplying stone floor covering, called Floors of Stone.Management have just spent ₤ 1.95 million on factory structure in Kings Roadway, Shepshed.Owner Paul O’Leary said he hopes turnover will top ₤ 20 million next year.
He said business makes 1,000 cupboards a month and he hopes the new Shepshed factory will enable them to double production by 2020. The 40,000 sq ft Shepshed factory was owned by knitting maker supplier Karl Mayer, and sold through Loughborough property surveyors and business home specialists Mather Jamie.
Devol Kitchens owner Paul O’Leary in the first flooring screen location at the Cotes Mill HQ It includes more than 3,000 sq feet of office throughout two floors, and more than 37,000 sq ft of commercial area,