War threat forces Laura Ashley to run for cover

November 2002
Cabinet Maker;11/15/2002, Issue 5313, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that furniture manufacturer, Laura Ashley Holdings PLC has scaled back plans for its store opening program in 2003 in the face of market uncertainty in Great Britain.


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