Fair, school join for study

Andrews, Susan M.
May 2002
Furniture/Today;5/27/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 37, p43
Trade Publication
Reports the partnership of Proposte and Milan Polytechnic in Milan, Italy. Development of innovative products in fabric furnishings; Interests of the furnishings side on textile design; Improvement of foreign trade and international cooperation.


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