There are believed to be several buyers interested in a troubled cashmere mill in the Scottish Borders.
Directors at Dawson International, which runs Barrie Mill in Hawick, are still in talks about whether to place the company into administration.
The company's shares were suspended on Wednesday because of a huge pension defecit.
The mill, which employs 200 people, makes garments for some of the world's top fashion brands.
There is optimism that a textile mill in Hawick can be saved, despite its parent company going into administration.
Talks have been continuing throughout the day over the future of one of Hawick's biggest employers.