Hampton takes C-T reins as Benfield moves on
- More change at C-T as Hampton resigns. // Cabinet Maker;10/3/2003, Issue 5358, p5
Reports on the resignation of Stephen Hampton as chief executive officer of Christie-Tyler in Great Britain. Appointment of Scott Malvenan to succeed Hampton; Job accepted by the executive at Belfield Furnishings; Statement issued by the departing chief.
- Highs and lows of C-T. // Cabinet Maker;9/3/2004, Issue 5404, p4
Reports on the position maintained by Christie-Tyler as Great Britain's largest furniture manufacturer, according to the Domestic Furniture Manufacturers report by Prospect Swetenhams.
- Hampton brings Egan back to C-T. // Cabinet Maker;7/18/2003, Issue 5347, p3
Reports on Christie-Tyler chief executive officer Steve Hampton's reversal of decisions made by his predecessor, James Benfield, regarding the employment of Steve Egan and Peter Connolly.
- Inevitable break-up. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;8/12/2005, Issue 5451, p18
Looks at the demise of British upholstery manufacturer, Christie-Tyler. Financial problems of the company; Decline in sales in 2003; Closing of several firms and factories to eliminate excess capacity. INSETS: Christie-Tyler by numbers;Facts and figures;Who is Hicks, Muse, Tate and Furst?.
- End of the line for Arkana and Outline in C-T shake-up. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;9/14/2001, Issue 5255, p1
Reports the restructuring of furniture firm Christie-Tyler production in South Wales. Advantages of the move to the business group; Plans of Pendragon for the Arkana and Outline products; Replacement of production loss with profitable sales.
- A name to be reckoned with. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;12/6/2002, Issue 5316, p1
Comments on the impact of the partnership between designer Terence Conran and Christie-Tyler Co. to the furniture market in Great Britain. Details on the creation of the Content Co.; Implications of mass marketing plans of Conran; Conran designed furniture to be launched at The Furniture Show.
- Calm after the storms? Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;10/10/2003, Issue 5359, p8
Reports on the impact of the executive turnover at Christie-Tyler on the furniture manufacturing industry in Great Britain. Increase in the level of imports; Decline in the sales volume; Outsourcing of the production capacity.
- Deeside closure talks start. // Cabinet Maker;4/2/2004, Issue 5382, p5
Reports on issues surrounding Deeside Cabinets' closure. Proposal of parent company Christie-Tyler to close the factory; Letters received by employees telling them the proposed closure; Discussion of Deeside's situation at Christie-Tyler's board meeting.
- UK jobs go as C-T looks to the East. // Cabinet Maker;1/28/2005, Issue 5423, p3
Reports on the move of Christie-Tyler to consolidate its South Wales operations with the loss of job across Contour, Cambria and Pendragon factories in Great Britain. Plans of the company to open factories in Eastern Europe; Company operations; Products and services.