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PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;11/28/2003, Issue 5366, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports developments related to the furniture industry in Great Britain as of November 2003. Acquisition of Weetabix by Hicks Muse Tate and Furst; Implementation of the fundraising campaign of FTBA; Presentation of the Enterprise Challenge Initiative award by WJ Aldiss.
ACCESSION #
12003909

 

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