Are your imports in the news?

Gay, Alison
January 2005
Cabinet Maker;1/21/2005, Issue 5422, p9
Trade Publication
This article reports that millions of illegal cigarettes were seized in furniture imports, this time in West Yorkshire. But it does have implications for importers, even if no one is found guilty. Stories abound of reputable importers having problems with smugglers jumping on board their trucks en route from Eastern Europe and ruining products in the process. Retailers may ask what this has to do with them. As furniture imports grow, choosing a trusted and reliable business partner becomes more and more important to any retailer.


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