Washington manufacturing firm sold to Portland company

Washington manufacturing firm sold to Portland company

LaCrosse Footwear Inc. acquired White's Boots, which has been operating in Spokane for 99 years.

The Spokane operation will not lose any of its 110 workers, said Kirk Layton, the chief financial officer for LaCrosse. The goal is to increase the Spokane plant’s production and sales.

The acquisition includes the White’s Boots factory at 4002 E. Ferry Ave., near the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, and its 8,900-square-foot retail store.

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