Knoxville Glove Company closes its plant in Knoxville, TN but continues for business in Conover, NC.
Read the Knox News Article here... http://www.knoxnews.com/business/knoxville_glove_co_closing_friday
NEWS RELEASE FROM CAROLINA GLOVE COMPANY
Robert C Abernethy Sr., President of Carolina Glove & Safety Company and Rod Townsend, President of Knoxville Glove Company announced the continuation of their combined 100 year tradition of manufacturing quality American made products. Carolina Glove will manufacture and ship all Knoxville Glove products.
President Robert Abernethy Sr. stated, "This is a natural move for Carolina Glove since the Abernethy family has supported the American textile workers since 1946 by manufacturing gloves in the USA."
Carolina Glove plants are located in Catawba, Conover, Newton, and Taylorsville, North Carolina.