TITLE

Interesting option on Leekes store card

PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;1/9/2004, Issue 5370, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that British chain furniture store operator Leekes has launched a store card offering shoppers up to 25,000 pounds of credit in 2003. Background on the store card system; Advantages for customers.
ACCESSION #
12421337

 

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