Of knock-offs and confused consumers

Sloan, Carole
April 2007
Furniture/Today;4/23/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 32, p32
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the challenges encountered by Furnitureland Inc. in the U.S. It could be noted that the company is being buffeted by internal and global challenges. Its upholstery segment is having more than its share of troubles and controversy. He hears fabric suppliers who became victims of a diversionary tactic through cut-and-sew suppliers overseas. He also shows a scenario of upholstered furniture maker. He believed that the use of bonded leather can bring the price of a sofa.


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