Private-label programs bright spot for rugs

Wyman, Lissa
July 2006
Furniture/Today;7/24/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 45, p121
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the impact of the development of private-label programs by rug makers with the help of key customers on their business operations and on the rug industry. She thinks that the initiatives of the rug makers will be advantageous to the entire industry, however, she has apprehensions on the success of these partnerships. The author questions the opportunity of private-label programs in giving retailers and vendors real partnerships.


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