TITLE

A beautiful business

AUTHOR(S)
Barnes, Celia
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Warsaw Business Journal;4/22/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 16, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the growing attraction of foreigners on the cosmetic surgery market in Poland. Impact of the large price discrepancy on the increase of customers; Importance of good publicity on business growth; Significance of advertising in drawing foreign customers. INSET: A new wrinkle in attitudes.
ACCESSION #
6597005

 

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