Rug importer Kas planning to double volume in 5 years

Wyman, Lissa
April 2007
Furniture/Today;4/9/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 30, p48
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the expansion plan of rug importer Kas Oriental Rugs. According to Kas Oriental president Rao Yarlagadda, the appointment of Don Newton as vice president of marketing will bring great opportunities for Kas to expand distribution and take Kas to the next level of business. The company expects growth to come from machine-made rugs.


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