December trading

Kidd, Andrew
February 2005
Cabinet Maker;2/4/2005, Issue 5424, p16
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the business volume in the furniture industry during December 2004. A fifth of stores experienced static sales compared to November 2004. Compared with December 2003,the picture was much more encouraging. December is always a slow month for retailers, as consumers wait for the winter sales to commence. It was also noted that import levels continued to rise at about a fifth of retailers.


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