Futurist outlines what will affect industry

Evans, Gary
August 2007
Furniture/Today;8/27/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 50, p42
Trade Publication
The article presents the author's views regarding the future of the home furnishings industry in Baltimore, Maryland. The author cites the business forecast of Andy Hines, who discussed about the things that may affect the future of the industry. Hines points that about 75% of the baby boomers will keep on working and not contemplating retirement. Some of the factors that may affect the industry include multi-generational households, immigration and global population.


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