TITLE

Hunt calls it a day as MFI recovers

AUTHOR(S)
Kidd, Andrew
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;10/02/98, Issue 5108, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Derek Hunt's retirement as chairman of the MFI Furniture Group. Career history; Increase in sales in Great Britain, France and Spain; Abandonment of MFI's Homeworks strategy; Pressures from the firm's institutional investors.
ACCESSION #
1177193

 

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