TITLE

LNT Outlines Objectives

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;5/9/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 34, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the executives of Linens 'n Things Inc. reiterated the company's strategy for 2005 during a brief annual shareholders meeting recently. The company remains on the hunt for new brands. The distinctions arc blurring between proprietary' brands and what have traditionally been considered national brands as the retail field consolidates into a coterie of large-scale chains. Linens 'n Things remains on track to announce the hiring of a chief merchandising officer by the end of the second quarter.
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17003296

 

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