TITLE

Fleece liners make warm wellies a good earner

AUTHOR(S)
Gates, Tessa
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/13/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 15, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features entrepreneur Penny Townsend of Bath, England. Her business, Wellymarmas, makes liners designed specifically for wellington boots. Her liner for wellingtons are made of microfleece that does not fill up the boots and can be worn with or without socks. Majority of her customers are farmers, gardeners and dog owners and her company receives a lot of recommendations and repeat orders.
ACCESSION #
23144037

 

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