TITLE

Industry should show FR materials add value

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, David
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/26/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author offers his insights regarding the response of the bedding industry to the federal fire-resistant (FR) mattress standards set by the U.S. government. According to him, large bedding retailers have announced price increases in order to recover the costs of complying with the FR mattress standards. However, he has observed that retailers do not value the new quality control procedures required by the federal standard.
ACCESSION #
28515727

 

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