Under the skin

de Melim, Richard
November 2004
Cabinet Maker;11/26/2004, Issue 5416, p36
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the surge in the leather upholstery sales in Great Britain. Great Britain has consistently produced more and more leather over the past five years. In terms of colour, there are discernable differences across the broad market spectrum. There is also evidence that retailers are upselling, and looking to move towards higher price brackets. Naturals are already very popular further down the product pecking order. Compared to China, it would be easy to conclude that the market isn't really being driven up at all. But there is no sign of leather diminishing in popularity in Great Britain.


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