Our Heritage

From our humble beginnings in West Yorkshire, Moores have grown to become one of the UK’s most experienced furniture manufacturers.


Over the years we have seen tremendous growth, launched exciting new product ranges and even held Royal appointments!​ We are so proud of everything that we’ve accomplished, and hope to add many more achievements in the years to come. Scroll down to see some of our great moments.​


1947

Our journey began in 1947 when George Moore used £45 he had saved to start his own joinery business, G A Moore Joinery, out of a second hand hen hut in Bingley, West Yorkshire. 

1960

George Moore’s success meant that the company needed to relocate to larger premises at Thorp Arch trading estate, Wetherby. Today the site is still home to Moores Furniture Group.

1969

We started supplying kitchen units for Public Sector & Affordable Housing associations.

1979

We launched our first product range in to the Private Sector house building market – one of our biggest sectors today.

1990

We started to expand our sales channels by introducing products to the Retail Market.

1996

Moores joined Masco Corporation – a global leader of manufacturing for the new home construction market.

2001

The production of ‘Shades Bathroom’ was transferred to Moores​.

2011

We launched our Shades Modular bathroom furniture, ReAction kitchen, & Four Seasons new kitchen ranges (including a handleless kitchen design).

2012

The launch of Simply B Bathrooms and Xpress Kitchens​.

2014

Brand new Definitive Kitchen range is launched, along with PS and PD customer charters and a New Service Model.

2015

Two new kitchen ranges launched: Prima, our attractive great value range, and Affinity, specially designed to meet social housing requirements.​

2017

Roux Kitchens are born. Our luxury collaboration with Michelin Starred Chef; Michel Roux Jr.​

2017

Moores Furniture Group Management Team led a Management Buy Out that was backed by investment company, Hilco Capital.

2019

Moores celebrate winning the ‘Turn Around of the Year Award’ at the TRI awards 2019 – this is a huge achievement!