TITLE

Independent textiles group closes shop

AUTHOR(S)
Lillo, Andrea
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;5/20/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 37, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the closure of the National Independent Textile Retailers Organization in New York. History of the organization; Factors influencing the decrease in membership; Impact of the move on the textile market.
ACCESSION #
6699741

 

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