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Werthan Teams Up with Nashville’s Best to Renovate the Children’s Hospital Game Room

In March 2016, the teens at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital were surprised to discover they were receiving a renovated playroom, thanks to the teamwork of Werthan, the Nashville Predators, Office Furniture, and Brand Imaging Group––all big names in the Nashville area. As the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital strives to focus on the […]

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Werthan Clothes Nashville One Feed Sack at a Time

From 1890 to 1960, burlap feed sacks were commonly used as clothing. The practice became common during the Great Depression and ended after the fabric shortages of WWII. Women were applauded for the idea, as it was frugal and conserved cotton for the country. Werthan, who was producing bags at this time, was able to […]

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History of Werthan: Nashville’s Backbone for over 100 Years

Serving the Nashville area is nothing new to the Werthan family. They’ve been serving as Nashville’s backbone since 1868 when Meier Werthan began selling rags with a vendor pushing cart. About a decade later, Werthan traded selling rags for selling burlap and cotton bags, which became Werthan Bag and Burlap. If you know anything about […]

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