Driven to succeed

Millar, James
February 2003
Cabinet Maker;2/21/2003, Issue 5325, p20
Trade Publication
Focuses on the success of the furniture business of Halo Group in Great Britain. Contribution of brothers Tim and Charlie Oulton in the growth of the company; Challenges faced by the brothers in running the business; Furniture manufactured by the firm.


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