TITLE

Harlem launches 16th Room Place store in metro Chicago

AUTHOR(S)
Engel, Clint
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/3/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 42, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opening of the Room Place at the 16th store of Harlem Furniture in Schaumburg, Illinois. According to the article, the store is part of an expansion plan that aims to help the company reach its target sales of $200 million in 2006. Several store features include a curved atrium entrance. Harlem CEO Bruce Berman expects that the store will generate $12 to $15 million in annual sales.
ACCESSION #
21488002

 

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