TITLE

Investcorp buys Hilding Anders

PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;12/12/2003, Issue 5368, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the acquisition of Hilding Anders, the parent company of Slumberland and Dunlopillo, by the U.S. venture capital firm Investcorp. Financial performance of Hilding Anders in 2002; Remarks of chief executive Anders Palsson regarding the intention of Investcorp to ensure the continuing capital strength of Hilding Anders and to integrate previous acquisitions while continuing to look for external growth opportunities.
ACCESSION #
11753476

 

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