TITLE

Famous names offer no guarantee

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Carole
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;3/4/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 26, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the guarantee status of designer brands on the furniture industry in the U.S. Gap between design concept and the ability to produce and market a product; Disaster of the Pierre Cardin furniture collection of 1980; Reasons of avoidance of designer brands to be linked to a furniture brand program.
ACCESSION #
6306187

 

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