Furniture Transport Group closing operations

By Dennis Seid/NEMS Daily Journal

Just weeks after announcing it was closing its Houston facility and opening a larger terminal in Pontotoc, Furniture Transport Group is closing.

The Mississippi Department of Employment Security has received notice that FTG, located at 385 Stafford Blvd., is closing Nov. 30. According to the notice, 56 employees will be affected by the move.

The High Point, N.C.-based company says it is the largest specialty transporter of home furnishings in the U.S.

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