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IFDA Hosts Market Review

The International Furnishings & Design Association's New York chapter will host its semiannual market review of fashion, fabric and furnishings at the New York Gift Mart on Oct. 12. The review will feature the highlights of both the domestic and international fall textile markets.

There will be three speakers at the event: Karen Chambers, editor in chief of LDB Interior Textiles magazine, who will present highlights from the New York Home Textiles Market; Warren Shoulberg, editor in chief of HFN, who will present the highlights of Maison & Objet in Paris; and Carole Sloan, editor in chief of Home Textiles Today, who will share highlights from the Decosit show in Brussels.

Davidson Teams With Microban

Davidson Cotton Co. has launched bath towels, hand towels and washcloths with Microban antimicrobial protection. Labeled BIF, for "built-in freshness," the towels are differentiated by a unique ribbed cuff and absorbent plied yarns in the pile. They are available in eight colors, and will retail around $9.99 at department and specialty store channels. It is the first U.S. towel supplier to use Microban.
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Publication:HFN The Weekly Newspaper for the Home Furnishing Network
Date:Oct 9, 2000
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