TITLE

Universal is ending Morristown production

PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;01/29/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on case goods importer and manufacturer Universal Furniture's plan to convert its production plant in Morristown, Tennessee, into a warehousing and distribution facility. Company's completion of the transfer of all manufacturing to the Far East; Its intention to focus on providing distribution and service support for its marketing and design capabilities.
ACCESSION #
4043511

 

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