Specialty stores flex muscles

November 2007
Furniture/Today;2007 Bedding Yearbook, Vol. 32, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the sales gain by bedding specialty stores in the year 2007 in the U.S. It asserted that it posted a 17.7% sales gain. The furniture stores on the list boosted their revenues by 13.4%, while the discount department stores increased their revenues by 12.6%. Overall, the bedding specialists accounted for 58% of the bedding revenues. Moreover, the growth lists of bedding specialty stores include Sleep Train's 70.2% revenue growth and net growth in dollars.


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