C-T development centre to close
- Sleeping giant begins to stir. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;1/18/2002, Issue 5270, p28
Reports on Christie-Tyler chief executive officer James Benfield's growth strategy for the upholstery firm in Great Britain. Benfield's business background; Phases of the company's growth strategy; Plans for international expansion.
- Affording luxury. Booth, Hannah // Design Week;2/13/2003, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p11
Reports on Christie-Tyler's plans for its Content by Conran furniture range in Great Britain. Target consumers; Comments from James Benfield, chief executive of Christie-Tyler about the range; Benfield's career in the industry.
- Bigger is better. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;2/14/2003, Issue 5324, p5
Focuses on the business strategies employed by chief operating officer James Benfield regarding the business restructuring of Christie-Tyler. Streamlining on the operational management and decision making of the company; Introduction of common standards. INSET: Who's who.
- C-T's Sanderson launch spearheads branding. // Cabinet Maker;1/18/2002, Issue 5270, p1
Reports on Christie-Tyler's attempts to develop its upholstery companies into consumer brands in Great Britain.
- C-T to close Blenheim. // Cabinet Maker;2/8/2002, Issue 5273, p3
Informs that Great Britain-based upholstery maker Blenheim is being closed by parent Christie-Tyler.
- All change at Christie-Tyler. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;02/16/2001, Issue 5225, p7
Comments on the restructuring of Christie-Tyler upholstery group in Great Britain. Reasons for the restructuring; Improvement in import service; Benefits of manufacturers from export revenues; Increase in the demand for cheaper imports.
- C-T shake-up. // Cabinet Maker;2/28/2003, Issue 5326, p1
Reports on the corporate reorganization of the furniture company Christie-Tyler in England. Total number of executives affected by the restructuring; Number of sales director responsible for sales in each division; Casualties of the restructuring plan.
- Egan and Massie go as C-T restructures again. // Cabinet Maker;2/14/2003, Issue 5324, p1
Reports on the corporate reorganization of the upholstery company Christie-Tyler. Resignation of senior managers Steve Egan and Alan Massie; Appointment of Steve Hampton as chief operating officer; Promotion of Carolyn Lee as business development head.
- All around the world. // Cabinet Maker;2/14/2003, Issue 5324, p1
Focuses on the coping mechanism employed by the executives as a result of the corporate reorganization at Christie-Tyler. Business streamlining of the company; Development of many key attractions during the Furniture Show; Application of a more global approach in the industry.