The Resource Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town, Beth Macy

Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town, Beth Macy

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Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town
Title
Factory man
Title remainder
how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town
Statement of responsibility
Beth Macy
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macy, Beth
Dewey number
338.7/6841040973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
HD9773.U74
LC item number
V38 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company
  • Bassett Furniture Industries
  • Bassett, John D
  • Furniture industry and trade
  • Furniture industry and trade
  • Offshore outsourcing
  • Globalization
Label
Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town, Beth Macy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [415]-442) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18099847
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 451 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316231435
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014937343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town, Beth Macy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [415]-442) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18099847
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 451 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316231435
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014937343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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