Palliser will close Alberta leather factory, shift work

Knell, Michael J.
July 2007
Furniture/Today;7/2/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 42, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the closure of the 142,000 square feet leather upholstery plant of Palliser in Airdrie, Alberta and has been expected to move their production into the other factories. The company has announced that the production will be reduced over time with the final production in November. The company has stated that the Alberta plant has been performing well in terms of profits, recruiting and retaining labor but the closure is due to the increasing difficulty in the economy.


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