TITLE

Appliance Makers Shrug Off Housing Slump

AUTHOR(S)
Markham, Dan
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Mar2007, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a market outlook regarding the future conditions of the appliance industry and their metal suppliers in the U.S. Joseph McGuire, president of the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHMA), believes that the consumers' views toward appliances as luxury items instead of simple commodities provided opportunity for the industry to experience future growth. Paul Leuthe of Sub-Zero Freezer Co. explains the reasons why consumers would prefer to buy upgraded appliances.
ACCESSION #
24635968

 

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