TITLE

RETAIL briefs

PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;2/10/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 22, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on developments in the retail sector in the home textile industry in the United States as of February 10, 2003. Kmart's unveiling of its entertainment and lifestyle newspaper complement called 'Urban Direct'; May Department Stores' signing of an agreement to acquire two Marshall Field's department store locations in Columbus, Ohio from Target Corp.
ACCESSION #
9400311

 

Related Articles

  • Same-store sales on plan in January.  // Home Textiles Today;2/10/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 22, p16 

    Reports on the performance of same-store retail sales in the home textiles industry in the United States in January 2003. Increase of sales for the month; Average reported sales.

  • Stability Plus Vision. Sloan, Carole // Home Textiles Today;8/4/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 20, p96 

    The article discusses retail factors affecting the home textile industry in the U.S. Full-line and multi-divisional specialty retailers such as Wal-Mart and Target are reallocating real estate and capital. The potential shift in the structure and pricing of the off-shore supply base is also...

  • RETAIL briefs.  // Home Textiles Today;3/24/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 28, p2 

    Reports on developments in the retail sector of the home textile industry in the United States as of March 24, 2003. JCPenney's announcement of the rating of its towel products in the Good Housekeeping Institute; Bon-Ton Stores' appointment of Frank Tworecke as president and chief operating...

  • Growing sales grace table linens as retail market share shifts. Corral, Cecile B. // Home Textiles Today;1/30/2004 Business Annual, p40 

    Focuses on the sales growth for table linens due to continued strength in licensing, design innovation and aggressive retail pricing. Measurement of movement in product styling and fabrication; Percentage of increase in sales; Impact of table linens to sales of department stores.

  • Amazon swings into textiles jungle.  // Home Textiles Today;3/15/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 27, p1 

    Reports that online retailer Amazon.com Inc. is targeting the home textiles segment to become one of its largest growth categories in 2004. Departments that comprise Amazon's Home & Garden store; Products that the bedding and bath departments carry; Number of suppliers in Home & Garden;...

  • Natori Home Debuts Luxury Collection. SLOAN, CAROLE // Home Textiles Today;2/20/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p1 

    The article reports on the debut collection of Natori Home's bedding and accessories luxury market. The eight-bed collection, which was developed for luxury specialty stores, may surpass all but the very top end. The decorative pillows and luxury throw pillows can be utilized in many ways or as...

  • Collier Campbell Lands at Kohl's. SanFilippo, Michelle // Home Textiles Today;12/5/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p2 

    The article reports that design house Collier Campbell is returning to the home textiles market with the debut of an exclusive line of bedding, bath and decorative accessories at department store chain Kohl's Department Stores Inc. by mid-December 2005. Collier Campbell founders Susan Collier...

  • Give The Lady What She Wants. Marks, Jennifer // Home Textiles Today;9/26/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p18 

    Comments on retail trade in the home textile industry in the United States. Kinds of stores for consumers; Emergence of new players; Concern about the loss of independent buying teams.

  • European Vacation. Sloan, Carole // Home Textiles Today;9/26/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p18 

    Comments on retail trade in the home textile sector in Europe. Proliferation of commercial centers on the outskirts of major cities; Warehouse environment; Lessons for American retailers.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics