TITLE

Green furniture proves fruitful for Four Hands

AUTHOR(S)
Barnes, Marc
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/12/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the success of furniture importer Four Hands on its effort to offer eco-friendly furniture. As part of the company's move, a team of 20 individual travel from the firm's base in Austin, Texas to several countries including China, India and the Philippines to buy materials such as woods. Brett Hatton, founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Four Hands, states that the biggest challenge in manufacturing sustainable furniture is finding the right materials.
ACCESSION #
28001083

 

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