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Sloan, Carole
April 2002
Home Textiles Today;4/22/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 33, p13
Trade Publication
Focuses on the status of the textile industry in New York. Improvement in the market environment; Increase in price points; Impact of imports on the industry.


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