Capitalizing On The Gift Market

Sanfilippo, Michele
August 2005
Home Textiles Today;8/22/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 46, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the participation of independent boutiques and small upscale chains in the New York International Gift Fair. Efforts of independent boutiques and small chains to get more innovative with product assortment and merchandise presentation; Competition posed by higher-volume retailers; Chance of trade exhibition participants to have true market read of what is selling; Gift shows' coverage of all areas of the home and its generation of much more traffic.


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