TITLE

Berkline executes massive overhaul

AUTHOR(S)
Allegrezza, Ray
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;6/9/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 39, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the massive corporate restructuring by upholstery company Berkline Corp. in Morristown, Tennessee. The move includes the consolidation of the firm's manufacturing facilities, the reduction of costs through efficient offshore sourcing and the integration of manufacturing process. Berkline has also reduced its employment from 3,500 to 1,800 without affecting productivity and secured a showroom in the World Market Center building in Las Vegas, Nevada.
ACCESSION #
32585549

 

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