News Article

Rigida Bid at Bankrupt Alesa

Home

BOXMEER, The Netherlands (May 29) – Rigida is bidding at all assets (except for real estate) of the bankrupt Belgian rim manufacturer Alesa, which has been declared bankrupt by a Belgian court on May 1. Sources at Rigida are expecting, that Alesa’s trustees will accept the bid. As planned Rigida is to become owner again […]

BOXMEER, The Netherlands (May 29) – Rigida is bidding at all assets (except for real estate) of the bankrupt Belgian rim manufacturer Alesa, which has been declared bankrupt by a Belgian court on May 1. Sources at Rigida are expecting, that Alesa’s trustees will accept the bid. As planned Rigida is to become owner again of Alesa’s inventories, stocks, brands and its important two Chinese rim plants. Details about the bid were not disclosed.
After Alesa was declared bankrupt, the Antwerp factory was closed and all 78 workers were dismissed. After the bankruptcy Alesa’s former parent company Dutch Rigida Group appeared to be interested in a take-over of Alesa’s two Chinese plants. (FN)

Comment on this article