Mid-market kitchens being squeezed out

September 2004
Cabinet Maker;9/10/2004, Issue 5405, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the warning aired by Eimar Duffner, business unit manager of Poggenpohl, that retailers of middle-market kitchens face a dramatic reduction in their market as it polarizes between the luxury and discount sectors.


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