TITLE

23 sponsors supporting High Point premarket

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Thomas
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;8/18/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 49, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the 23 sponsors that will support the premarket event to be held on September 15-16, 2008 in High Point, North Carolina. These sponsoring companies are providing funds to cover retailers' hotel stays at the Grandover Resort plus meals and car rental expenses. Kevin O'Connor, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Samson Marketing, said that the event serves as a useful purpose for the retailer to see the product and provide input.
ACCESSION #
34107178

 

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