Furniture star of Argos sales

April 2004
Cabinet Maker;4/23/2004, Issue 5385, p7
Trade Publication
Reports on the sales performance of the furniture segment of Argos in Great Britain. Increase in home delivery sales; Improvement in the Homebase kitchen sales.


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