Building Up

Johnston, Megan
April 2006
Forbes Asia;4/24/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 7, p16
The article focuses on Wolseley PLC as of April 24, 2006. Consolidation of the construction-supply industry in Europe and North America is the mission of the firm under CEO Charles Banks. An estimated amount of $1.6 billion will be added to the revenues of the firm in 2006 after it completed 32 acquisitions since August 2005. Claude Hornsby will succeed Banks after his retirement in July 2006.


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