TITLE

have you heard?

AUTHOR(S)
Guest, Jim
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Consumer Reports;May2004, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Product Review
ABSTRACT
Presents an article about the influence of the readers of "Consumer Reports" on the products featured and tested by the periodical. Changes in the annual questionnaire of the periodical.
ACCESSION #
12722395

 

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