TITLE

Silentnight will invest in Parker Knoll

PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;10/20/2000, Issue 5210, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the impending investment of Silentnight into Parker Knoll if its cash takeover bid is successful. Silentnight's expectation on return to profitability; Insufficient investment being experienced by the Parker Knoll furniture brand; Uncertainty on the future of the fabric division, GP&J Baker, Monkwell and Parker Knoll Fabrics once the investment deal is completed.
ACCESSION #
3693261

 

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