Sizing Up the Quilt Category

April 2012
Home Textiles Today;4/30/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that after a market increase in 2011, quilt manufacturers see a single-digit growth for the quilt category in the retail industry in 2012.


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