TITLE

Some old refrains that don't go away

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Carole
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/26/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the issue discussed during the annual conference of the American Furniture Manufacturers Association in New York. Delay of transporting products from the plant to the retail stores; Disadvantages of the product transmission delay on the original manufacturer; Significance of creativity to avoid imitation in the industry.
ACCESSION #
5578885

 

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