Actually, both brands (as well as side- by-side models sold under the Roper and KitchenAid labels) are manufactured ... In addition to the core business of refrigerator manufacturing, the plant turns out freezers, ice makers, and (as of 1996) trash compactors. ... to trim costs in all of its plants in order to hold consumer prices level, Fort Smith was not at the head of the triage list. ... Thanks in large part to a gainsharing plan, among other change-management tactics, the plant had boostedanbsp;...
|Author||:||Jerome M. Rosow, Jill Casner-Lotto, John V. Hickey, Work in America Institute|