MFI sales growth does a vanishing act

November 2003
Cabinet Maker;11/14/2003, Issue 5364, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the like for like sales performance of the furniture retailer MFI in Great Britain. Decline in the sales growth; Factors contributing to the performance; Improvement of the company margins.


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