Beaulieu Canada re-enters area rug business

Wyman, Lissa
August 2008
Furniture/Today;8/25/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 50, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the re-entering of broadloom carpet source Beaulieu Canada Inc. into the rug business and the hiring of Paul Jesson as vice president of its new Area Rug Division. Jesson, who had been the president of Beaulieu's rug business from 1983 to 1999 and left to join Korhani and later Spring Industries in Canada, came to renew the company's involvement with the rug business. According to Jesson, the company will establish a marketing and manufacturing team in the country.


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