TITLE

Pillowtex president: We've seen the light

AUTHOR(S)
Hogsett, Don
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;3/25/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 29, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the corporate culture of Pillowtex Corp. on reorganization in the U.S. Emergence of Pillowtex from bankruptcy; Statement of Pillowtex president Tony Williams on the challenge of changes in the company; Views of Williams on the effect of bankruptcy.
ACCESSION #
6445811

 

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