High tech converts

Hollyer, Tony
March 2000
Cabinet Maker;03/17/2000, Issue 5179, p18
Trade Publication
Focuses on furniture companies' information technology strategies as of March 17, 2000. Computer technology's ability to improve the manufacturing processes of furniture makers; Halifax, England-based Dorlux's implementation of its information technology solution. INSETS: A stitch in time.;In the chair.;Customer call..


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