TITLE

1st class post

AUTHOR(S)
Lloyd, Mim
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;10/02/98, Issue 5108, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the prospects of the mail-order business for furniture in Great Britain. Furniture's share of the home shopping market for 1997; Hazard posed by bad debt; Five biggest firms in mail order; Possibility that Marks & Spencer will outperform Next Directory.
ACCESSION #
1177202

 

Related Articles

  • Good times start at the mailbox. Rennicke, Jeff // Backpacker;Sep92, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p62 

    Presents a guide to hassle-free catalog shopping. Mail-order horror stories; The advantage to mail-order shopping; Amount of subscribers to `Backpacker' who ordered through the mail; Growth in the industry; Importance of dealing with a reputable company; Using up-to-date catalogs; Being...

  • Laying the groundwork. Chandoha, W. // Country Living;Mar1990, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p45 

    Offers tips on how to best use gardening catalogues. Types of information provided; Specialized catalogues to check for specific needs; Various features of the catalogues. INSET: Catalogs to order..

  • Direct mail and fulfillment firms. Kaufman, Lauren // Fairfield County Business Journal;09/14/98, Vol. 37 Issue 37, p8 

    Lists the largest direct mail and fulfillment companies in Fairfield County, Connecticut and Westchester County, New York. Number of clients; Services offered; Includes Custom Data Systems Inc.; King Lithographers and Mailer; Speedy Mail Inc.

  • DIRECT MAIL COMPANIES.  // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);2008 Supplement, Vol. 54 Issue 68, p19 

    The article lists the direct mail companies in New York including Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc., Welcome Wagon, and PCI Group Inc.

  • Importing Asian brides.  // Mother Jones;Feb86, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p34 

    Importing Asian brides by mail order to mostly white American grooms has within the last 5 years become a multi-million-dollar-a-year industry. Conservative men concerned about a shortage of US women willing to be tradition homemakers, marry exploited Third World women fleeing from poverty.

  • Buy something, or else.  // Marketing News;11/20/95, Vol. 29 Issue 24, p1 

    Reports that mail order companies are examining their customer lists carefully before sending out increasingly expensive catalogs.

  • Top tips of the week.  // PHC Profit Report;4/15/96, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p3 

    Emphasizes the importance of a quality mailing lists for companies using direct mail marketing.

  • Mail-order mantels. Abramson, P.; Butler, M. // Popular Science;Dec87, Vol. 231 Issue 6, p80 

    There are several ways to spruce up your fireplace. You can order a custom mantel by mail or buy a facing kit from a prefab maker. Either way, you install the components yourself.

  • The mail-order business in Texas.  // Texas Monthly;Oct85, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p138 

    The mail-order business in Texas has grown into a $555 million enterprise, due partly to wise shoppers who avoid crowded streets and malls, and buy by mail. Mail order food is not cheap, and some companies have only limited supply, so order early. The favorite gift choices are sweets, meats,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics