Berkline plant closing

Thomas, Larry
July 2006
Furniture/Today;7/3/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 42, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of upholstery company, Berkline/BenchCraft to close its factory in Baldwyn, Mississippi. According to the article, the closing will affect about 400 people at the factory. The company explains that the factory will be closed to improve manufacturing efficiencies and control production costs.


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