Reading the Marketplace

December 2004
Home Textiles Today;12/13/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 15, p26
Trade Publication
The article reports a number of major national players are reporting some significant increases in home textiles business--others are scratching their heads wondering what is happening to them. But after talking with some it's clear that there is no discernible pattern of what consumers want and are buying. Behind all of this eyebrow raising and questioning of the temperature of the marketplace, there are two things that most seasoned veterans in the Christmas wars--as well as some of the newcomers--haven't factored in.


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