Pillowtex to enter imported bath, accent rug

Corral, Cecil B.
September 2002
Home Textiles Today;9/2/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 50, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that U.S.-based Pillowtex is adding accent rugs and higher-end imported bath rugs to its offerings. Sales expectations; Coordination with the company's well-known brand lineup.


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