P528 Teletext 528 Nov13 21:01:10   NEWS  FILE ———————————  ———————————————————————— DEPRESSED MARKET SHOWS IN ST/DDARD LOSS Carpets and furnishings manufacturer Stoddard International reported losse1 of £2.3m in its first-half results. Stoddard said that while a better second half in terms of cash and trading was expected, the marketplace was depressed. No dividend is expected to be paid out in the current year but the company said it indended to resume payment as soon as trading profit justified it. ——————————————————————————————————1/2—— Financial headlines 500 City index 501 CHECK YOUR SHARE PRICES p510 Press file Companies Shares City news
P528 Teletext 528 Nov13 21:07:10   NEWS  FILE ———————————  ———————————————————————— LEEDS GROUP MAKES MARSDEN CE Leeds Group has appointed Chris Marsden as chief executive of the textile processing and distribution company. Leeds said Marsden will head the executive board which consi1ts of |he managing directors of two subsidiaries in the UK, plus others in Holland and Italy, along with the finance director. Marsden has held senior positions within ICI and is currently commerci l director of ICI Technology. ——————————————————————————————————2/2—— Financial headlines 500 City index 501 CHECK YOUR SHARE PRICES p510 Press file Companies Shares City news