TITLE

OFMA is now CHFA

AUTHOR(S)
Knell, Michael J.
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/5/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the commitment of the Canadian Home Furnishings Alliance (CHFA) to provide new services to manufacturers and importers all over Canada. It plans to strengthen its programs in the field of industry data and research, lobbying and training and other professional programs. CHFA was formerly the Ontario Furniture Manufacturers Association which was founded in 1890.
ACCESSION #
28001140

 

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