News in brief

October 1998
Cabinet Maker;10/02/98, Issue 5108, p2
Trade Publication
Presents furniture-related news items Great Britain for the week of October 2, 1998. Includes fiber fillings firm Enkev's opening of a factory in Silloth, Cumbria; Relocation of the Holding Co.; Britain's retail sales in August 1998.


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