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    Scottish independent retailer returns to sales growth


    Scottish furniture business returns to sales growth.

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    Where do you want to go?


    And how do you get there? Cabinet Maker finds out from Lynch Sales’ Gareth Price how a retail business can be taken exactly where it needs to be, using case studies to demonstrate how some stores have benefitted.

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    EU vote and Oil industry downturn impact Scottish independent


    Scottish furniture business Gillies has reported a slight reduction in both top and bottom lines citing the economic downturn in the Oil industry as a contributor to the downturn.

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    Scottish independent completes acquisition rebrand


    Scottish furniture business Gillies has confirmed the completion of a rebrand project at its new store, investing over £250,000.

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    Design-Nation announces showcase exhibition


    Creative organisation Design-Nation has announced it will present a showcase exhibition of work by over twenty of its network members.

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    Scottish family business completes acquisition to expand Highlands footprint


    Scottish furniture business Gillies has confirmed the acquisition of Ogilvies of Inverness and Westend Furniture of Dingwall stores as it looks to expand its presence in north Scotland.

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    ‘Another successful’ year for Gillies as investment pays off


    Scottish furniture chain Gillies of Broughty Ferry Limited recorded ‘another successful’ year with investment in both new premises and staff numbers contributing to the continued growth. The four-store company, which trades across outlets located in Aberdeen, Broughty Ferry, Perth and Montrose,

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    Double retirement at Gillies


    Scottish independent furnishers Gilles Ltd has announced the double retirement of marketing director Mike Wells and finance director Liz Mahady, who both left the company at the end of February 2016. Mike, who has spent 17 years with the company, started life within the furniture industry as a

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    Record annual turnover for Scottish independent


    Scottish furniture chain Gillies recorded a strong trading performance for the retailer’s latest annual accounts, smashing through the £16m revenue barrier despite bosses assessing the current business environment as ‘challenging’. The four-store company, which trades across outlets located in

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    Welcome uptick in sales at Scottish retailer


    Scottish furniture business Gillies recorded a positive full-year of sales ended 31 August 2013, as the firm’s turnover margin nudged up by 2% to £15.3m for the annual period. In a year that oversaw an extensive redevelopment of the company’s flagship branch in Perth, the four-store retailer