Cantrex purchases rise 15% in 2000

Knell, Michael J.
February 2001
Furniture/Today;02/05/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 22, p14
Trade Publication
Reports the increase in group purchases by Cantrex members in Toronto, Ontario. Integration of Cantrex and Transamerica Commercial Finance; Services provided by Transamerica; Implementation of a web-enhanced information system by the second half of the year 2001; Inauguration of the Tendances Meubles superstore in Quebec.


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