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The property interests were all divested
1987 Hays Group, provider of transport and distribution services, chemical manufacturing, staff recruitment and graphic arts, was sold to its management
1989 The company was listed on the Stock Market
Hays Chemical Distribution Ltd was a subsidiary
2004 After ongoing falls in profits, Hays sold its DX Mail logistics business to concentrate on personnel services