TITLE

Vaughan-Bassett plant switches to making parts

AUTHOR(S)
Linville, Jeff
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;5/6/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 34, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the conversion of the Vaughan-Bassett plant from furniture production to part production in Atkins, Virginia. Production of solid-wood bedroom furniture for the Virginia House division; Dismissal of plant employees; Effect of foreign competition.
ACCESSION #
6637656

 

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