March 12, 2004
March 12, 2004 -- There is indication that three of the key buying and marketing staff for Chargeurs have left the company to work with Lempriere USA.
Lempriere USA is a newly formed wool buying group in the United States, financed by Lempriere, a 140-year-old Australian, family-owned company, known for trading grease and commissioned processed wool.
Over the last few years, Lempriere has worked to expand its operation.
Chargeurs is the only domestic combing facility in the United States.
The American Sheep Industry Association will forward?any official press releases on the subject as they are received.
Staff contact: Rita Kourlis Samuelson, ext. 29