TITLE

Sales Jump in June

AUTHOR(S)
Hogsett, Don
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;7/25/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 43, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the retail sales in the U.S. has increase by 1.7 percent aided by a car sales and further helped by warm summer spurring sales of seasonal goods. Percentage of increase ion the monthly gain in automobile sales; Increase in the sales of gas stations where prices are high; Rate of increase in the sales of furniture and home furnishings.
ACCESSION #
17734594

 

Related Articles

  • Taking stock of the hub.  // Finance Week;05/26/2000, p12 

    Focuses on the proposed electronic trading hub for South Africa's household goods sector. Solutions to the problem of cost structures in the retail trade; Reduction of administrative costs; Inventory management for both retailers and manufacturers.

  • Furniture etailing need not be an Amazon task.  // Cabinet Maker;04/06/2001, Issue 5232, p4 

    Encourages online house furnishing companies to follow the business methods of traditional retailers in order to prosper.

  • Home online mantra is 'logistics.' Carroll, Brian // Home Textiles Today;07/31/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 46, p4 

    Focuses on the annual Home Furnishings Online conference which highlighted the need for logistical expertise to ensure the success of online retailers that offer home furnishings in the United States. Speakers during the conference; Participants; Events; Topics for discussion.

  • comment. Oliphant, Jane // Housewares;Jun2004, Issue 183, p3 

    Explores houseware retailers' use of the Internet to improve sales in the United States. Success of grocery chains selling housewares; Online presence of independent houseware retailers; Addition of trading web sites.

  • Leading E-tailers.  // Furniture/Today;8/5/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 48, p11 

    The article features the leading electronic retailers (e-tailers) in the furniture industry, particularly in the U.S., as of early August 2013. Amazon.com posted an estimated total sales of 61.1 billion dollars in 2012. The other featured top e-tailers include Anthology Furniture, BedPlanet.com,...

  • Online/offline partnerships in spotlight. Carroll, Brian // Furniture/Today;07/24/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 45, p2 

    Reports on the issues discussed at the 2000 Home Furnishings Online conference held in Chicago, Illinois. Advantages brought by brick-and-mortar retailers to the Internet marketplace; Experiences by United States furniture and dotcom businesses.

  • Adding Clicks to Your Bricks. Moran, Michelle // Gourmet Retailer;Sep2000, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p126 

    Part III. Discusses how gift and houseware retailers can develop their electronic commerce and online gift registry services. Online consumer purchases; Data from the 1999 study conducted by the Boston Consulting Groups for Shop.org; Determining the level of presence to establish online;...

  • Back to tough times for retail.  // Housewares;Mar2006, Issue 196, p44 

    The article reports on retail sales in January 2006 in Great Britain. Accessories and textiles in the homewares category slowed and were both worse that in past months. China and glassware remained weak especially in the more expensive ranges. Cookshop, kitchenware and bathroom accessories...

  • Consumers back in auto dealers' showrooms.  // Retail Trade;Jun2005, Vol. 77 Issue 6, p7 

    Reports on quick sales rebound at new car dealers and a price-induced sales increase at gasoline stations led to the 2.9% sales gain in the overall Canadian automotive sector in June 2005. Overall sales gain posted by used and recreational motor vehicle and parts dealers; Increase in the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics