Canada's Gibbard to close

Knell, Michael J.
September 2008
Furniture/Today;9/29/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the closure of the Gibbard Furniture Shoppes of Napanee, Canada's oldest furniture maker and one of the oldest continuously operating companies in North America. Gibbard Furniture is the latest victim of a surging Canadian dollar and increased competition from Asian imports. The article also reports on the company's inability to find new owners.


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