TITLE

U.S. fabrics hard to find

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Garry
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;8/6/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 47, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that upholstered furniture manufacturers are forced to rely on imported fabrics as a result of the declining domestic supply chain. Some upholstery manufacturers at the Las Vegas Market show in Nevada believed that the domestic market accounted for about 10 percent of upholstery fabrics. The decline in domestic supply chain is attributed to the demise of major suppliers, including Joan/Mastercraft and Quaker.
ACCESSION #
26187157

 

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