Disappointing second quarter sales

October 2003
Cabinet Maker;10/3/2003, Issue 5358, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the decline in the sales of furniture and furnishings market in Great Britain. Revision of the figures of the National Statistics for the first quarter; Decline suffered by the household textiles market; Sales performance of floor coverings.


Related Articles

  • New values.  // Cabinet Maker;10/3/2003, Issue 5358, p5 

    Reports that the revised figures from the National Statistics have seen changes to the annual value of sales for the furniture and furnishings, household textiles and floor coverings market in Great Britain. Growth of the furniture and furnishings market; Percentage of increase in household...

  • IKEA aims at college students with 'Freshman Fifteen'.  // Home Textiles Today;5/17/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p16 

    Reports on the launch of a Back-to-College home products, textiles and linen collection by the Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania-based home furnishings retailer, Ikea. Prices; Product categories; Textile products which include cotton twin quilt cover and pillowcases; Furniture items; Marketing and...

  • Industry grows to $71.6B at retail in 2003, up 2.7%. McIntosh, Jay // Furniture/Today;3/8/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p37 

    Reports on the performance of the U.S. furniture and bedding retail market for 2003. Improvement of furniture and bedding retail sales compared with 2002; Consumer spending on furniture and bending.

  • Declining prices a reason for shrinking share. McIntosh, Jay // Furniture/Today;3/8/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p37 

    Cites the result of a study pertaining to consumer spending for furniture and bedding in the U.S. Decline in the prices of furniture and bedding products; Factors responsible for the drop in the prices of furniture and bedding products; Increase in the imports of furniture.

  • Sealy keeps lead, Simmons rises to No. 2. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;5/31/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 38, p16 

    Highlights the results of "Furniture Today," magazine's bedding market share report in the U.S. for 2003. Sealy's success in dominating the market; Shear of U.S. bedding sales for the year; Top 12 U.S. bedding producers, such as Simmons, Serta, Spring Air, Select Comfort and Tempur-Pedic.

  • About the numbers.  // Furniture/Today;5/31/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 38, p18 

    Highlights the results of "Furniture/Today," magazine's ranking of top bedding producers, according to their 2003 U.S. wholesale bedding shipments. Figures for the 12 months ended December 31, 2003 and 2002; Companies that supplied audited or accountant-verified figures.

  • Furniture/Today updates estimates.  // Furniture/Today;3/8/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p37 

    Reports on the sales of furniture and bedding products by product segment in the U.S. Home office furnitures; Entertainment centers; Upholstery; Others.

  • Luxury brands struggle for growth in '03. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;5/31/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 38, p18 

    Looks at the performance of high-end bedding brands in the U.S. in 2003. Top brands for the year, such as Sealy's Stearns & Foster, Serta's Masterpiece, and Spring Air's Chattam & Wells; Estimated U.S. wholesale bedding shipments.

  • Furniture industry calendar of events for 2004.  // Furniture/Today;12/29/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 17, p49 

    Presents a calendar of events relating to the furniture industry for 2004. Inclusion of the Showtime Fabric Show, to be held in High Point, North Carolina; National Gift and Home Accessories Market, to be held in Dallas, Texas; Maison-Object Paris Expo, to be held in Paris, France.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics