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de Melim, Richard
May 2002
Cabinet Maker;5/17/2002, Issue 5287, p16
Trade Publication
Focuses on the offer of stylish recliners by upholstery manufacturers in Great Britain. Marketing strategy of reclining chairs and sofas retailer Betteridge Furnishers; Introduction of the Leather Collection of reclining chairs by manufacturer Celebrity Motion Furniture; Historic background of Parker Knoll in selling recliners.


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