Ekornes debuts line in Miss

Gunin, Joan
August 2007
Furniture/Today;8/20/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 49, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that Norway-based recliner and upholstery maker Ekornes Ltd. will show its Stressless line at the Tupelo Furniture Market's summer market in Mississippi on August 22-26, 2007. According to the author, Tupelo is considered a target audience for Ekornes as it pushes into more traditional markets and expands its presence in the central U.S. Comments from Hunter Bigham, Midwest regional sales manager for Ekornes, are also presented.


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