Whitaker's future remains in doubt

Combs, Heath E.
August 2006
Furniture/Today;8/28/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 50, p29
Trade Publication
The article reports that wood table and chair manufacturer, Whitaker Furniture's factory in Searcy, Arkansas remains closed despite the repair of the damage caused by a January 2006 fire. Owner Bob Thompson explains that the company is still in business and may resume manufacturing in the future. He discloses that the company lost about $1.3 million of inventory due to the fire.


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