TITLE

FBI laying off 1,400

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;12/15/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 15, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the dismissal of 1,400 domestic workforce of the Furniture Brands International due to the soft retail market in Saint Louis, Missouri. Chairman and chief executive officer Ralph Scozzafava has stated that the reductions are a response to the recessionary environment and to strengthen the company. In addition, company spokesman John Hastings indicates that there will be no factories to be closed as a result of the initiative.
ACCESSION #
35771458

 

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