TITLE

More than a sum of parts

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Larry
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;Sep2001 Supplement, Vol. 26, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the role of components suppliers in the furniture industry and trade in the United States. Development of finished products; Elimination of the particle board look of ready-to-assemble home furnishings; Importance of finishes and coatings in the quality of case goods.
ACCESSION #
5159992

 

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