Canadian effort gains steam

Knell, Michael J.
February 2001
Furniture/Today;02/26/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 25, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on a grassroots effort to create a national Canadian furniture manufacturers association. Positive results of an informal meeting in Toronto, Ontario; Inability of three regional factory associations to work together.


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