Latex foam pioneer Bill Coffey retires

Perry, David
August 2003
Furniture/Today;8/25/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 50, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the retirement of Latex Foam International (LFI) founder Bill Coffey in Shelton, Connecticut. Career background; Division of Coffey's responsibilities among the top executives; Impact of the move on the operations of LFI.


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