Warehouse winner

Lloyd, Mim
June 1998
Cabinet Maker;06/26/98, Issue 5094, p20
Trade Publication
Profiles British furniture retailer Race for Furniture. Company history; Success of director Iain Race in turning the company's fortunes around; Expansion of the firm's Borough Road premises after suffering a right-of-way setback; Description of the company's store on the Portrack Retail Park in Stockton; Main lines of furniture carried by the store; Future plans.


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