Select Comfort slashes sales, earnings forecast

December 2007
Furniture/Today;12/17/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p36
Trade Publication
The article forecasts the economic performance of Minneapolis, Minnesota-based specialty bedding producer and retailer Select Comfort Corp. in 2007. It is stated that the company's 2007 sales and earnings would fall short of earlier projections because of continued weakness in retail sales. In details, it has forecasted 2007 sales of $820 million to $830 million in October.


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