Canada stores doing fine, factories struggle

Knell, Michael J.
December 2006
Furniture/Today;12/25/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 16, p48
Trade Publication
The article reports that furniture and mattress retail stores in Canada have enjoyed solid sales growth in 2006, and most major economic indicators are expected to remain favorable in 2007. However, Canadian furniture makers have experienced a decline in domestic and export shipments since early 2005. Furniture store sales reached almost C$7 billion during the first nine months of 2006.


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