Blackwell a.g.m. set for showdown

<p>The board and major shareholders of Blackwell Ltd will gather tomorrow (16th December) for an anticipated showdown at the company's a.g.m. The strategic review of Blackwell's retail division, currently underway by BDO Stoy Hayward, is expected to feature prominently at the meeting.

Group board directors including chairman and c.e.o. Philip Blackwell and m.d. Dominic Myers are to attend, and will deliver an update on the review. They will face a "rebel" shareholder group led by Toby Blackwell, Philip's father, who wants to block any sale of the retail business. The review is expected to c...

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