TITLE

Fast-growing FAMSA eyes more U.S. stores

AUTHOR(S)
Engel, Clint
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;7/24/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 45, p162
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the fast-paced growth of the business operations of Mexico-based retailer FAMSA in the U.S. Within six years of opening its first retail store in Los Angeles, California in 2001, FAMSA has expanded to 22 retail stores across the country in 2006. The company plans of creating 50 stores nationwide by the end of 2010.
ACCESSION #
21751396

 

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