Kitchen firm shelves new store plans

August 2002
Cabinet Maker;8/2/2002, Issue 5298, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the decision made by kitchen retailer and manufacturer John Lewis of Hungerford to postpone its plans to open branches in Bristol and London, England. Reason for the decision; Outlook of the company on the British retail industry; Performance of the company for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2002.


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