Premier Farnell envisions global catalog role

May 1997
Electronic News;05/19/97, Vol. 43 Issue 2168, p52
Trade Publication
Reports on the plans for globalizing the catalog distribution business of Premier Farnell PLC according to an announcement from the company's chief, Howard Poulson. Strategy for implementing globalization plans for the company.


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