TITLE

Retailers scramble to replace Quaker fabrics

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Gary
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/30/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 46, p164
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that retailers are checking lists from upholstery vendors and taking covers out of commission following the closure of Quaker Fabric, a fabric supplier. Belfort Furniture upholstery buyer Alician Bratton explains the impact of Quaker's closure on the company's fabrics business. According to the article, Quaker had reported losses for 12 consecutive quarters. INSET: Quaker receives &2 million tro cover liquidation expenses.
ACCESSION #
26004489

 

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