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  • Macy, Beth, author.
     
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  • Bassett, John.
     
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  • Furniture industry and trade -- United States.
     
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    Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local--and helped save an American town / Beth Macy.
    by Macy, Beth, author.
    New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
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  • Bassett, John.
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  • Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company.
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  • Furniture industry and trade -- United States.
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  • Furniture industry and trade -- Foreign ownership.
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  • Offshore outsourcing.
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  • Globalization.
  • ISBN: 
    9780316231435 :
    0316231436 :
    Bib #: 
    908115
    Description: 
    x, 451 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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    First edition.
    Summary: 
    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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    Monticello Public Library(F) Nonfiction Collection338.7684 MacBeing held BookRequest This Copy
    St. Cloud Public Library(F) Nonfiction Collection338.7684 MacChecked Out10/20/2014BookRequest This Copy

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    Serving Benton, Morrison, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd and Wright Counties in central Minnesota
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