Factory man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local--and Helped Save an American Town

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9780316231411
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031623141
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Full title factory man how one furniture maker battled offshoring stayed local and helped save an american town
Author macy beth
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display_description Describes how the chairman of Vaughan-Bassett Furniture fought for his more than seven hundred employees in a small Virginia town using legal maneuvers, factory efficiencies, and his wits and determination in the wake of sales losses to cheap Asian furniture imports.
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subject_facet Bassett Furniture Industries, Bassett, John D., -- 1937-, Furniture industry and trade -- Foreign ownership, Furniture industry and trade -- United States, Globalization, Offshore outsourcing, Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company
title_display Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town
title_full Factory Man How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local--and Helped Save an American Town, Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town / Beth Macy
title_short Factory man :
title_sub How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local--and Helped Save an American Town
topic_facet Bassett, John D, Biography & Autobiography, Business, Foreign ownership, Furniture industry and trade, Globalization, Nonfiction, Offshore outsourcing