Independents overcoming obstacles

Barnes, Marc
June 2006
Furniture/Today;6/26/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 41, p1
Trade Publication
The article provides economic indicators relevant to the operations of independent furniture retailers in the United States as of June 2006. Business difficulties for smaller independent retailers include continuing increases in the cost of real estate and gas, a decline in the size of average sales tickets due to imports and price deflation.


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