Kiwi Butcher's pitch: Come fly with me.... in paradise

Perry, David
May 2007
Furniture/Today;5/14/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 35, p26
Trade Publication
The article discusses the invitation of Roger Butcher, a businessman who pioneered the waterbed in 1970s, for possible prospects who would like to invest in his retail company Furniture City in Auckland, New Zealand. The author said that Butcher migrated to New Zealand to escape from the business hassles in his home, however, he eventually end up owning a furniture company. The author added that Butcher wants an active equity partner to manage the daily operations of the company.


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