TITLE

Henredon closing N.C. plant

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;9/24/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces the plan of Henredon Furniture Industries company to shut down its 1 million-square-foot case goods plant at the end of 2007 in Morganton, North Carolina. The closing, which will affect 521 employees, is attributed to the competitive pressures the industry is facing. Furniture Brands International Inc. president Tom Foy said that certain case goods will be continued, but in a smaller facility and that most of the products made in the plant will be sourced offshore.
ACCESSION #
26760542

 

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