TITLE

Toy story

AUTHOR(S)
Mark, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;2/23/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 24, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the International Toy Fair in New York City. Indications of the U.S. toy industry's ability to reinvent itself; Role of the industry on the evolution in the home textiles industry; Store growth at Wal-Mart and Target.
ACCESSION #
12327120

 

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