Ethan Allen AFMA prepare for reinvention

Engel, Clint
February 2002
Furniture/Today;2/18/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on plans of Connecticut Danbury-based manufacturer and retailer of furniture Ethan Allen Inc. and American Furniture Manufacturers Association (AFMA), to reinvent themselves in an effort to stay in front of changing needs for their customers. Statement of the Ethan Allen chairman and president of AFMA Farooq Kathwari on the need for reinvention; Measures to be adopted by AFMA for the purpose of reinvention; Comment of AFMA vice president of public relations Jackie Hirschhaut on the competence of AFMA's members.


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