Computer furniture buying trends

French, Dana
October 2006
Furniture/Today;10/16/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 7, pC2
Trade Publication
The article presents a survey report on the buying trends of computer furniture dominated mostly by the group of Generation Y, Baby Boomers and their children. The article reports that large number of buyers purchased computer furniture from the discount department stores and discounters have the highest ratio.


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