Private equity, positive or negative for industry?

Perry, David
March 2008
Furniture/Today;3/10/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 27, p30
Trade Publication
The article comments on the presence of private equity players on the mattress industry in the U.S. According to the author, the association of the industry's largest players with private equity firms makes them less likely to be critical. The author adds that executives at smaller companies cited several problems with private equity such as short-term value. He suggests that the mattress industry should accept private equity because it is a major force in the industry.


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