Ridgeview Closes New York Distribution Center

Ridgeview Inc., Newton N.C., has
announced that it closed its Seneca Knitting Mills Corp. Distribution Center, Seneca Falls, N.Y.

According to the company, the principle reason for the decision to close the distribution
center is the cost and shiping delays of transporting hosiery from Alabama to Seneca Falls for

The company anticipates that it will be able to substantially reduce overhead costs by
consolidating the distribution center into its Newton, N.C., facility.

February 2000