Go West old industry

Felner, Brent
February 2004
Home Textiles Today;2/16/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 23, p6
Trade Publication
Highlights trends in the home textile industry in the U.S. as of February 16, 2004. Focus on the growth of home textile suppliers in the West Coast; Offshore migration of manufacturing; Advantages and disadvantages of doing business in the West Coast; Remarks of key industry officials regarding the trends in the American home textile market.


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