Remodeling the Fabric Business

| June 9, 2009

For some time now WalMart has been phasing out the fabric departments at many of its supercenters.  Estimates are that approximately 60 departments per month are closing, and almost 700 WalMart stores will no longer have a fabric department by the end of this year.  Still others have been switched over to pre-cut, pre-packaged lengths of […]

Author Says Quilting Saved the Fabric Business in the United States

| September 12, 2008

Quilting might seem like something Aunt Bea from The Andy Griffith Show would do with her friends, while dishing the dirt about the inhabitants of Mayberry. Princeton resident and former Wall Street Journal reporter Meg Cox begs to differ, however.It is anything but elderly ladies bending over wooden hoops, needles in hand.In her third book, […]