TITLE

FBI to separate Drexel, Henredon headquarters

AUTHOR(S)
Combs, Heath E.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;3/24/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 29, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Furniture Brands International Inc. (FBI) is planning to separate its Henderon and Drexel Heritage headquarters in High Point, North Carolina into two different locations. It was stated that FBI has decided to relocate its Henderon office to the Plant 37 manufacturing facility at 741 West Ward Avenue, while its Drexel Heritage will transfer to Thomasville. In addition, FBI is also planning to sell its current office building.
ACCESSION #
31441260

 

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