TITLE

Fessler: An Oasis Grows In Orwigsburg

PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;9/5/2012, Vol. 204 Issue 48, p6b
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the U.S. knitwear factory Fessler USA, based in Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania. The factory's solar power project, manufacturing technology, and finances are discussed, and the larger movement in 2012 to bring textile manufacturing industries back to the U.S. from China is mentioned. Fessler is owned by the Meck family, including Walter Meck and Brian Meck, and their focus on quality conscious fashion such as children's clothing, activewear, and performance wear is described.
ACCESSION #
79821357

 

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