TITLE

Working through the puzzle

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Dave
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;10/15/2004, Issue 5410, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the significance of outsourcing in improving the business performance of several furniture companies in Great Britain. Advantages of working with several Chinese businessmen; Increase on the level of competitive advantage; Reduction of overhead costs. INSETS: Getting help;Communication is driving ahead;Brett Hatton, Four Hands ceo says.
ACCESSION #
14809064

 

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