- Shoppers want higher quality and lower cost. // Cabinet Maker;10/29/2004, Issue 5412, p15
Reports on the finding that consumers are disgruntled furniture shoppers because of their view that furniture standards have dropped and their high prices according to a research commissioned by "Cabinet Maker" periodical. Percentage of shoppers who though that furniture quality has improved;...
- Designers: Can you feel the love? Ray // Furniture/Today;11/19/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p2
The article presents the author's views on the significant role of furniture designers. He stresses the paying of more attention to designers for their long-standing relationships with affluent consumers. The author also shares several furniture companies which have hired designers who possess...
- Hello LOHAS! Courtney, Caroline // North & South;Aug2006, Issue 245, p112
The article presents information on shopping in New Zealand. One quarter of all New Zealand shoppers already go looking for goods and services that mirror their social and environmental values, according to research by Moxie Design Strategy. These are the so-called ethical consumers, or LOHAS...
- On reaching new frugal consumer. // Furniture/Today;3/16/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 27, p2
The author reflects on the impact of economic downturn on the buying habits of consumers in the furniture industry in the U.S. He argues that consumers are flocking to consignment stores and thrift stores to look for affordable home furnishings. He emphasizes the need for retailers to adjust...
- What makes shoppers visit furniture stores? // Cabinet Maker;5/26/2006, Issue 5489, p39
The article presents information on a study related to the furniture industry in the United States. The study was conducted among nearly 1000 adults in the United States. According to the researchers, if the furniture trade is good, that is fine, but if it is not then many manufactures put a...
- FULLY FURNISHED. MERMELSTEIN, Ellen; ABU-SHALBACK ZID, Linda // Marketing Management;May/Jun2006, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p5
This article discusses a survey examining furniture purchasing trends among American consumers. It found that the most cited reasons for the purchase of new furniture among American consumers are owning worn-out furniture and moving to a different home. The survey discovered that furniture...
- New features look at retail. // Furniture/Today;1/24/2011, Vol. 35 Issue 21, p1
The article reports on the features of "Furniture/Today" such as a series of reports on home furnishings retailers and the e-Intent which provides online traffic at furniture Web sites.
- Tuesday panel offers look at 2011 business prospects. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;1/24/2011, Vol. 35 Issue 21, p120
The author discusses the furniture and home furnishing-related events to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2011.
- Have news? Let us know. // Furniture/Today;5/24/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 37, p2
The article invites papers related to furniture retail industry involving personal views, innovative ideas, and photographs with details regarding special features, collection name, and availability.