Joan reorganizes divisions

Sloan, Carole
August 2003
Furniture/Today;8/11/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 48, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the corporate reorganization of Joan Fabrics Corp. in Tyngsboro, Massachusetts. Consolidation of the manufacturing facilities; Closure of some facilities; Comments of chairman Elkin McCallum on the reorganization of the company.


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