TITLE

The quarter drove old Dixie down

AUTHOR(S)
Hogsett, Don
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;2/23/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 24, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the financial performance of Dixie Group, a high-end carpet and rug producer, for the fourth-quarter of 2003. Factors attributed to the company's profit loss; Dixie's sale of its spun carpet yarn facility to Shaw Industries Group Inc.; Percent increase in the company's overall sales.
ACCESSION #
12327170

 

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