Carpenter ups capacity with new equipment
September 27, 2001,
Richmond, VA — Carpenter Co. has increased the company's quilting capacity significantly, with the addition of new equipment.
The Richmond, VA-based company, known for its foam-based product line, said new high-speed quilters had increased quilting capacity by 67 percent. Quilting for the polyester pillow division also increased by 57 percent thanks to the new machinery. According to Dan Schecter, vp of sales and marketing, consumers products division, the expansion in capacity came in response to the company's commitment to meet customer's orders more quickly.
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