TITLE

Bonded leather making headway

AUTHOR(S)
Gunin, Joan
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;2/11/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 23, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that bonded leather upholstery products are receiving favorable reviews at retail stores in the U.S. According to the author, the top 100 retailers and independents see bonded leather as an attractive, affordable alternative to genuine hides. According to Design Resources Inc. president Alan Naness, bonded leathers provide a 90% yield and cost three times less than a typical leather cover. A brief description of retail stores offering bonded leathers is given. INSET: Some manufacturers opt for different terminology.
ACCESSION #
30011618

 

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