TITLE

Rooms To Go expanding

AUTHOR(S)
Engel, Clint
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;5/15/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 35, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that furniture company Rooms To Go Inc. will open nine stores near the Gulf Coast of Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana by 2008 after its acquisition of the bankrupt Rhodes chain. The company will change the Rhodes boxes in Panama City and Pensacola, Florida. According to Jeff Seaman, CEO of the company, all its new stores will include Rooms To Go Kids & Teens stores within the stores.
ACCESSION #
20868328

 

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