TITLE

Bedding Report: 2004

PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;5/3/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 34, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on developments regarding the bedding industry in the U.S. in 2003. Continuation of price deflation; Increasing pace of globalization in the supply chain; Larger percentage of retail businesses going directly overseas for manufacturing; Shrinking number of retail customers; More suppliers with financial issues. INSET: Methodology.
ACCESSION #
13013820

 

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