TITLE

Magnussen gets higher U.S. Customs certification

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;12/3/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 13, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Level 2 Customs-Trade Partnership against Terrorism (C-TPAT) certification received by Magnussen Home Furnishings from the U.S. Customs Service. The C-TPAT aims to detect and prevent terrorists and entry of their weapons while allowing the orderly flow of legitimate trade in and out of the country. Magnussen Home received certification after verification visits and reviews of security processes by Customs specialists at Magnussen's Riverside, California site.
ACCESSION #
28526477

 

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