WestPoint pays off portion of debt load

Hogsett, Don
December 2002
Home Textiles Today;12/23/2002, Vol. 24 Issue 16, p17
Trade Publication
Reports on the payment of the debt load of textiles company WestPoint Stevens Inc. in the U.S. Statistics on the total debt of the company; Doubts over the company's financial stability; Threats posed by a possible delisting from the New York Stock Exchange.


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