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Collins & Aikman, the embattled auto supplier, has made the decision to exit the automotive fabric market. We guess this means there's one less manufacturer of less-than-leather pleather and stains-too-easily cloth. Either choice was beautiful for us, and now...we shall miss their manufactured goodness.

Collins & Aikman to exit auto fabrics business [AP via Detroit News]

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