TITLE

Simply Fab

AUTHOR(S)
Karmali, Naazneen
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;2/16/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Fabindia Inc., which is a leading retail chain of handcrafted garments and home products, including furniture, upholstery, handwoven rugs and organic foods. Hartford, Connecticut native John Bissell came to India in 1958, as a buyer for Macy's, and stayed on to start Fabindia. It informs that 15,000 rural artisans from 17 companies, as shareholders, form the backbone of Fabindia's supply chain.
ACCESSION #
36922261

 

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