TITLE

On a roll with its own trucking fleet

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Larry
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/14/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 44, p96
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the benefits provided by Blue Mountain Trucking to the merged BenchCraft Inc. and Berkline Corp. in the U.S. Delivery of the finished goods to retailers; Number of tractors and trailers included in the trucking terminal opened by Berkline/BenchCraft in Morristown, Tennessee.
ACCESSION #
10252285

 

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