Compass tries fresh format in New Orleans

Engel, Clint
April 2006
Furniture/Today;4/3/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 30, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the opening of Compass Furniture's New Directions store in Elmwood, Louisiana. Although Katrina may have pushed back the opening by a few months, but indications showed that the store fueling the success of the fresh format. The 20,000-square-foot store, attached to the 80,000-square-foot main Compass showroom opened in February 2006 and has exceeded expectations according to Billy Rippner, second-generation president of the family-owned business.


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