TITLE

GUS buys Argos

AUTHOR(S)
Friars, Austin
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;05/01/98, Issue 5086, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on GUS acquisition of Argos. GUS' combined targeted furniture sales; Financial performance of other furniture companies in Great Britain.
ACCESSION #
735421

 

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