The Cincinnati Enquirer from Cincinnati, Ohio on September 29, 1991 · Page 148
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September 29, 1991

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The Cincinnati Enquirer from Cincinnati, Ohio · Page 148

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Wal-Mart Files Home and Office Supplies Under "S". . . For "Savings" I i J. " - i Bring It Home to the USA It was March of 1985 when Wal-Mart officially launched our Buy American program. Our first manufacturing partner in that unique new effort was a company called Farris Fashion, Inc. Back then, foreign competition had driven down the number of employees at the little Brinkley, Ark., plant from about 90 men and women to 20 or so. "Mr. Sam first made contact with me in 1984," recalls company founder Farris Burroughs, Sr. Sam sent Farris a shirt made overseas and asked him to make one of equal or better quality at the same or lower cost. "Sam was committed," Farris says. "He got everything moving." The partnership between Wal-Mart and Farris Fashion succeeded beyond anyone's wildest expectations. Today, our longtime Buy American partner employs about 350 men and women in three Arkansas towns. The quality of the shirts Farris makes exceeds that of the foreign-made shirts they replaced. Congratulations, Farris Fashion! We're proud you're 3 s Your Choice Reg. 1.64-1.86 9 (A) 2 Pack Letter Tray, (B) Magazine FiIe,or fC Drawer Trav Put your hand on the information you need, if ...i I :. rn . L - i.- i i V bringing it home gmJ to the USA! M wiicnyuu nccu ii. wuuusc uic amuitc tuiuicu letter tray two-pack, putty colored magazine file or black drawer tray. Supplies not included. Kccnc js Kite 1 MADE IN THE USAT253 Reg. 27.96 2 Drawer Almond File Cabinet At home or at your office, this two drawer metal cabinet lets you find your important papers when you need them. Hanging files not included. tilJtj.'idS MADE IN THE : J L 3" "t1" . -"SP'Tt" W: ' " 1 ''' 4 MADE IN THE MADE IN THE USA 1&29 Special Purchase "Get Organized" Pack by Fellowes This economical pack of corrugated office storage includes one carry-all file, one file box and two magazine files. You'd pay more than $13 if you bought these separately! Special Purchase Reg. 21.84 Sentry Security Chest Keep your valuables safe from fire and theft with the dependable Sentry Security Chest. Tan. Jumbo File by W.T. Rogers Accommodate your hanging file folders at about half what you'd pay for some other leading brands. Files not included. Almond, slate blue or black. t7

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