TITLE

Labor Day sales strong. But retailers still unsure about rest of year

AUTHOR(S)
Engel, Clint; Gunin, Joan; Combs, Health E.
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;9/11/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Labor Day 2006 weekend sales of furniture retailers in the United States. Some retailers credited their sales efforts for the good holiday rather than any economic factors. Several of promotional programs of retailers include no-interest, no-immediate-payment incentives and discounts. Meanwhile, retailers are concerned over higher interest rates and gas prices.
ACCESSION #
22308970

 

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