TITLE

Harveys boss quashes rumours of ditching Kingsbury brand name

PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;02/26/99, Issue 5127, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the announcement by Rob Templeman, managing director of Harveys, that the Kingsbury brand will not be replaced by Harveys in response to rumors that the Kingsbury brand will be axed. Target markets of the brands; Templeman's comment on the performance of both chains.
ACCESSION #
1619431

 

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