TITLE

Growth likely to slow for Canadian stores

AUTHOR(S)
Knell, Michael J.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;1/8/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Canadian furniture stores saw good growth in 2006 and that the growth will continue in 2007 but at a more modest pace. The article mentions that as per Statistics Canada the furniture store sales in the first nine months of 2006 were up by 7.3% over the corresponding period in 2005 and as per Kubas Consultants 2006 sales of home furnishings stores were also up by 14%. Other details about conventional industry wisdom and the recent housing slowdown are also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
23637971

 

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