TITLE

Richardson Bros, leaving furniture business

AUTHOR(S)
Combs, Heath E.
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;4/9/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 30, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Richardson Bros. Co. to close its furniture business in the U.S. in 2007. Customers were notified in a letter that Richardson was ending its furniture business. The company also announced that it would immediately vacate its showrooms. Dealers were given a chance to order existing merchandise. Company president Jim Richardson stated that furniture employees have been reassigned to other divisions and no one was laid off.
ACCESSION #
24664970

 

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