ScS hits high note with Courts' help

Friors, Austin
March 2005
Cabinet Maker;3/18/2005, Issue 5430, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase in the price of the stocks of ScS Inc., helped in part by the disappearance of Courts as a competitor in Great Britain. Stock price performance of other companies such as Marks & Spencer Group PLC; Little expected good news from French chain Kingfisher; Points gained by the price of British Vita PLC.


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