TITLE

Quilts make appeal to fashion for increased sales

AUTHOR(S)
Lazaro, Marvin
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;5/20/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 37, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the factors influencing the growth of the quilt business in the U.S. Importance of maintaining prices at an affordable level; Improvements in the looks and style of the quilts; Development of effective marketing strategies to enhance sales.
ACCESSION #
6699735

 

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