GUS harmony fails to lift the Christmas spirit

Friars, Austin
November 2003
Cabinet Maker;11/28/2003, Issue 5366, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the financial performance of the furniture manufacturers in Europe. Realization of the sales expectations of Gus; Business losses of Marks and Spencer; Impact of senior management resignations on sales.


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