TITLE

Cool Your Heels

AUTHOR(S)
Walzer, Emily
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
SGB;Aug2004, Vol. 37 Issue 8, Special Report p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the cooling trend in the design of socks in the U.S. for 2005. Description of the ventilation technology in the X-hale socks from Bridgedale; Features of socks designed for women offered by Fox River; Importance of packaging to the sock business.
ACCESSION #
14553498

 

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