TITLE

Ethan Allen to close Calif. plant, add jobs in N.C

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;6/8/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 39, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of manufacturer and retailer Ethan Allen Inc. to close an upholstery factory in Chino, California and move the production to its Maiden, North Carolina plant. It states that 202 jobs will be lost at the Chino plant and 302 jobs will be added to the North Carolina plant. According to Farooq Kathwari, chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Ethan, their plan to expand upholstery operations will start immediately.
ACCESSION #
41549729

 

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