TITLE

Retailers/Suppliers to Strengthen Bonds

AUTHOR(S)
Corral, Cecile B.
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;3/21/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 28, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of textile suppliers and retailers to tighten relationships and forge partnerships to create and ship goods from overseas factories to store shelves in the U.S. Resolution of skipping altogether suppliers' distribution facilities; Discussion of direct importing activity at the American Apparel and Footwear Association's annual Material World event; Concern over the impact of increasing U.S. debt to China on the value of dollar.
ACCESSION #
16504051

 

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