Against the Wall

Marks, Jennifer
September 2005
Home Textiles Today;9/19/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p26
Trade Publication
Comments on the challenges facing the textile manufacturers and suppliers in the United States in 2005. Home textiles industry's need to invent the next resin; Increase in the prices of raw materials; Key trends in the American home textiles industry.


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