Eck Adams to close another plant

18 July 2005 – St Louis (MO): The Eck Adams Osceola AK plant is set to close, leaving 45 employees out of work.

Owner Weldon Rogers blamed imports from Asia as having a major impact on the office seating and accessory business.

The company has been in trouble since 1999 when it was forced to close a major plant in New Jersey.