Committee backs Lord Kirkham's higher offer

May 2004
Cabinet Maker;5/7/2004, Issue 5387, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the tender offers for stocks of DFS in Great Britain. Amount proposed for the tender offer; Scrutiny of the proposal by the independent committee, which in turn will recommend the new offer to shareholders; Suggestion that the company would be better able to overcome increased competition through privatization.


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