HoF says it's open to 'serious' takeover bids

March 2003
Cabinet Maker;3/28/2003, Issue 5330, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of furniture manufacturer House of Fraser PLC to consider serious takeover bids in Great Britain. Pre-exceptional pre-tax profits; Furniture trading.


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