Springs exec retires after three decades
June 18, 2001,
FORT MILL, SC — Clarence McMerty, president of Springs Industries' Baby Products division, announced his retirement after almost three decades in the home textiles industry.
McMerty will leave the major mill, based here, on Oct. 1. He began his career with Dundee Mills as product director in 1972 and was later named vp, marketing in 1978. After Springs acquired Dundee in 1995, McMerty was named vp, sales and marketing. In 1998, he was president of the Baby Products division.
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