Shermag will lay off 90 workers at Disraeli plant

August 2006
Furniture/Today;8/28/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 50, p29
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The article reports that Shermag, a full-line producer and importer, will lay off 90 employees at its factory in Disraeli, Quebec effective October 9, 2006. The company explains that the decision was made to address the excess capacity as it shifts manufacturing of its bedroom and glider rocker products to China. The company will also refocus domestic production on made-to-order merchandise.


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