Economy

August 30, 2011 12:13 PM

Bringing furniture making back home again

The idea came to Bruce Cochrane in China: Why not get back into furniture manufacturing? Five generations of his family had been in the business, but gave it up in 1996 as the U.S. industry tanked and jobs moved to Asia. After spending time in China and Vietnam, Cochrane felt the time was right to bring furniture manufacturing jobs back to the United States.

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