HoF scotches rumours

June 2000
Cabinet Maker;06/23/2000, Issue 5193, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that department store House of Fraser has denied rumors of takeover talks with rival store groups.


Related Articles

  • House of Fraser eyes up Allders. Santry // Cabinet Maker;09/24/99, Issue 5156, p1 

    Reports plans of the House of Fraser to acquire Allders company in Great Britain. Notion about the agreement signed by both companies; Purpose of the agreement; Factors attributing to the acquisition of Allders; Announcement of drop profits by Allders.

  • Allders and HoF gain as merger talks terminate. Friars // Cabinet Maker;11/5/99, Issue 5162, p6 

    Reports the financial gains of Allders and House of Fraser in Great Britain. Benefits of the merger; Reasons for the failure of the talk; Views of the shareholders on the merger; Financial performance of shareholders.

  • Hunter gives up on House of Fraser.  // In-Store Marketing;Feb2003, p17 

    Reports on the decision of Scottish entrepreneur Tom Hunter to shelve his plan to acquire House of Fraser.

  • Untitled.  // Cabinet Maker;6/24/2005, Issue 5444, p4 

    Reports that House of Fraser is in advanced talks to buying fellow department store chain Beatties in Great Britain. Number of stores of the West Midlands-based chain; Decline in profits in 2004.

  • House of Fraser gets identity make-over. Godsell, Melanie // Marketing (00253650);2/14/2007, p15 

    The article informs that House of Fraser PLC has discharged its iconic leaping stag emblem and unveiled fresh branding following its £351 million acquisition by Icelandic investment group Baugur Group. The task of redesigning has been given to design agency the Partners, which created the...

  • Lonrho's pyrrhic go-ahead.  // Accountancy;Apr1985, Vol. 96 Issue 1100, p26 

    Reveals that the Great Britain Monopolies and Mergers Commission has decided that a takeover of the House of Fraser by Lonrho would not be expected to operate against the public interest.

  • You win some, you lose some. North, John; Keenan, Denis // Accountancy;Dec1994, Vol. 114 Issue 1216, p106 

    The article discusses the case involving the acquisition of the House of Fraser PLC by the Al-Fayed brothers in Great Britain. The acquisition has been opposed by Lonrho PLC. The Secretary of State has appointed inspectors under the Companies Act 1985 to investigate the circumstances surrounding...

  • When the inspectors called. Niekirk, Paul; Keenan, Denis // Accountancy;Aug1989, Vol. 104 Issue 1152, p44 

    Presents a law case review involving the successful takeover bid of the House of Fraser by the Al-Fayed brothers which was not referred to the Monopolies and Mergers Commission in Great Britain. Case background; Discretionary power of the Secretary of State to refer merger bids to the...

  • £251M HOUSE OF FRASER DEAL. Mills, Lauren // CardLine;2006, Vol. 6 Issue 30, p6 

    ICELANDIC retail group Baugur is on track to table a formal £351 million offer for House of Fraser by mid-August.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics