The Clothier and Furnisher Volume 88

The Clothier and Furnisher Volume 88

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...and their customers was warmly approved. The session ended at 3:30 Vl/ednesday afternoon, after what was considered a most successful meeting. It was predicted that the meetings of the Joint Conference Committee would in the future be permanent yearly, if not semi-yearly events. Joint Conference Committee the best interests of the industry; that the opening hereafter by manufacturers of retail stores in which they have direct or indirect financial and managerial interest is unfair and undesirable competition; that manufacturers and retailers should use every reasonable and proper means to discourage these practices. THE CLOTHIER AND FURNISHER Be it resolved, that manufacturers shall not sanction the use of manufacturers' name, trade-marks, &c., in advertising "cut price sales" until after une 30 and Dec. 31 for Spring and Fall sales, respectively, and that in general manufacturers co-operate with retailers to the end that the practice of conducting demoralizing cut-price sales be discontinued. Standardizing Dates of Delivery Be it resolved, that the following dates shall be considered, and are hereby declared to be timely and reasonable dates for final shipments of advance orders: For final Spring shipment of three-piece suits and Spring overcoats, April 20. For final Fall shipment of suits and Fall overcoats, Oct. 20. Of Winter overcoats, Nov. Io. But, provided, that of retailers' purchases made during the regular selling season for Spring, not less than 50 per cent. of suits and men's lightweight overcoats shall be shipped by March IO, and for Fall by Sept. IO, except, of course, such purchases the delivery of which may have been set by retailers at a date later than those herein specified. Early...
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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 408g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236906748
  • 9781236906748