WPS 'fashions' new Ralph bedding lineup

Lazaro, Marvin
November 2001
Home Textiles Today;11/12/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p1
Trade Publication
Reports the plans of West Point Stevens company with the formation of its Basic Bedding Division in Georgia. Enhancement on the Ralph Lauren line; Strategy of the company for product development; Responsibility of David England with his promotion as vice president of the manufacturing division.


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