TITLE

Pillowtex upgrades FC Division

AUTHOR(S)
McCurry, John W.
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Textile World;Oct98, Vol. 148 Issue 10, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses Pillowtex Corp.'s upgrading of its FieldCrest Cannon (FC) division. Initial challenges of folding FC in the Pillowtex organization; Cost containment and capital spending to improve plant efficiencies; Pillowtex's pursuit of acquisitions as the primary method of growth; Effects of industry consolidation and importation on Pillowtex's business. INSET: Hansen has guided Pillowtex's rise to prominence.
ACCESSION #
1243209

 

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