In brief

February 2001
Cabinet Maker;02/09/2001, Issue 5224, p3
Trade Publication
Presents developments in the retail trade industry in Great Britain. Appointment of Ernst & Young as the administrative receiver of Homewares and furniture retailers; Confirmation of Landmark receiver Andrew Peppar on the sale of the chain's stock piecemeal and leases; Takeover plans of GUS on Littlewoods and Argos.


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