Take Your Best Shot

Marks, Jennifer
December 2001
Home Textiles Today;12/10/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p12
Trade Publication
Details the efforts of beginner textile fabric companies to achieve success despite competition from established industries in the United States. Launch of bedding industry Veratex in 1991; Success of Mohawk fabric industry; Encouragement for fabric company starters.


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