TITLE

Norton helped shape today's industry

AUTHOR(S)
McIntosh, Jay
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;9/18/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the contributions of Pat Norton in the furniture industry and trade in the U.S. At the close of Norton's remarkable career, he leaves the furniture industry with two great legacies, which neither was achieved easily or with no controversies. In the 1960s, he and colleague Nat Ancell pioneered the industry's first chain of stores dedicated to a single brand, Ethan Allen. INSETS: A man of many honors;Norton believes industry must educate, cooperate.
ACCESSION #
22412035

 

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