TITLE

Entertainment centers: Hooray for flat-panel TVs!

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Larry
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;9/25/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of the demand and popularity of flat-panel televisions on the furniture industry in the U.S. Because of the decline of prices of televisions, their demand has increased, which resulted to a surge of demand for the industry. According to Hank Long, vice president of merchandising at Hooker Furniture Corp., the growth has re-invented the market for them. Moreover, it allows furniture designers to redesign and innovate furniture to suit thinner televisions.
ACCESSION #
22523565

 

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