TITLE

Latex International an innovator

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, David
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;6/30/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 41, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the product innovations of Latex International to increase its competitiveness in the bedding market in Shelton, Connecticut. According to Latex chief executive officer (CEO) Kevin Coleman, the research and development division of the company aims to provide bedding manufacturers and retailers with exclusive materials for mattresses and pillows. The Build Your Dreams showroom in Las Vegas had boosted the marketing efforts of the company.
ACCESSION #
33022884

 

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