Ashley HomeStores still leads in growth

Engel, Clint
June 2006
Furniture/Today;6/12/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 39, p18
Trade Publication
The article discusses the result of the survey regarding the fastest growing furniture stores in the U.S. Ashley Home Stores company topped the index of the fattest growing retailers for four consecutive year. Ashley was followed by the newcomer Design Within Reach Inc. with the revenue of up to 74.6 percent. Also, Select Comfort Corp. is in the sixth rank of the category with the increasing sales of nearly 114 million dollars.


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