H&C Furnishings, which was formed from the merger of Harveys and
Cantors last year, has recruited Dewe Rogerson to help develop its
relations with the City press and analysts.
Due to start work from 1 May, Dewe Rogerson displaces Rawlings Financial
PR in Leeds which previously handled PR for Sheffield-based Cantors.
Buchanan Communications and Bruns-wick were also shortlisted for the
Dewe Rogerson has put a three-strong team on the account, led by
director Andy Cornelius, and will seek to raise the overall profile of
’They are not really clearly understood and they tend to get lumped with
MFI and others like them,’ said one agency source. ’The two businesses
are integrated but that isn’t perhaps as well known as it needs to
It is still unclear who the agency will report to on a day- to-day
basis, although it will initially work with managing director Robert