C-T makes a U-turn on Duresta sale
- Inevitable break-up. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;8/12/2005, Issue 5451, p18
Looks at the demise of British upholstery manufacturer, Christie-Tyler. Financial problems of the company; Decline in sales in 2003; Closing of several firms and factories to eliminate excess capacity. INSETS: Christie-Tyler by numbers;Facts and figures;Who is Hicks, Muse, Tate and Furst?.
- Christie-Tyler receivership deal to be probed by ACCA. Pamben, Deven // Cabinet Maker;5/19/2006, Issue 5488, p3
The article focuses on the investigation launched by the accountancy standards body, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, into the administrative receivership of Christie-Tyler (C-T), the largest upholstery manufacturing group of England. The company operated from five locations....
- C-T parent denies sale. // Cabinet Maker;7/2/2004, Issue 5395, p6
Reports that venture capital group, Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst has denied rumors in the furniture industry that it has sold upholstery subsidiary, Christie-Tyler.
- Christie-Tyler showcase has contemporary feel. Waller // Cabinet Maker;09/24/99, Issue 5156, p2
Focuses on the products showcased in the Christie-Tyler carousel in South Wales. Change in upholstery motif; Fascination of public on contemporary products; List of upholstery products in the showcase.
- C-T tipped for Parker Knoll buy. // Cabinet Maker;2/25/2005, Issue 5427, p3
The article reports that Christie-Tyler is the likely buyer of Parker Knoll. A decision is expected in the next week. Parker Knoll owner Silentnight Group has been in exclusive negotiations with the would-be bidder for a month. A decision had been expected by the end of January but no agreement...
- Highs and lows of C-T. // Cabinet Maker;9/3/2004, Issue 5404, p4
Reports on the position maintained by Christie-Tyler as Great Britain's largest furniture manufacturer, according to the Domestic Furniture Manufacturers report by Prospect Swetenhams.
- C-T's Sanderson launch spearheads branding. // Cabinet Maker;1/18/2002, Issue 5270, p1
Reports on Christie-Tyler's attempts to develop its upholstery companies into consumer brands in Great Britain.
- C-T to close Blenheim. // Cabinet Maker;2/8/2002, Issue 5273, p3
Informs that Great Britain-based upholstery maker Blenheim is being closed by parent Christie-Tyler.
- End of the line for Arkana and Outline in C-T shake-up. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;9/14/2001, Issue 5255, p1
Reports the restructuring of furniture firm Christie-Tyler production in South Wales. Advantages of the move to the business group; Plans of Pendragon for the Arkana and Outline products; Replacement of production loss with profitable sales.