TITLE

Spring Air closes Denver mattress factory

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, David
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/28/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 46, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Spring Air Co. has closed its mattress factory in Denver, Colorado. It states that the Denver plant was making less than 100 pieces of mattresses per day and the factory closure will eliminate 48 jobs. It adds that the Denver plant is the fourth Spring Air plant to close since the company consolidated its ownership last year.
ACCESSION #
33443394

 

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