folks in this shop produce
a popular brand of unfinished, knocked-down
This is a complex manufacturing facility. They
have more than 400 employees producing a line of
about 150 different alder furniture pieces, including
tables, chairs, wall units, chests, frame chairs.
This is a "fashion industry". They must
respond to furniture designs consumers want!
Hi-tech equipment is used, like this computer
controlled router-borer, doing complex drilling,
mortices and tenons.
A new generation of computer literate manufacturing
employees are needed to run this kind of equipment
more about value added manufacturing by taking a