Crown Crafts Opens in China
April 7, 2008,
Infant and juvenile textiles supplier Crown Crafts Inc. has opened a foreign representative office in Shanghai, China, and has recruited Christine Chen as manager.
"As the company's purchases have increased, we recognized the need to have a presence in China," said E. Randall Chestnut, chairman, president and ceo. Chen will direct a staff of eight which will coordinate purchases and shipments, seek out new vendors and facilitate inspections for social compliance and quality.