TITLE

Wal-Mart widens gap in textiles

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Carole
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;7/22/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Plano, Texas-based retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s home textile sales for 2001. Addition of new stores; Decline of Bentonville, Arkansas discount store JCPenney's softlines/domestics share of total store sales; Impact of September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S.
ACCESSION #
7042228

 

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