Economy, global issues pose challenges for casual dining

Combs, Heath E.
December 2007
Furniture/Today;12/31/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p44
Trade Publication
The article reports on the status of the casual dining furniture in 2008 in the U.S. It states that casual dining vendor agrees that the business outlook for the industry for the said year would be challenging. It adds that the retailers' first problem is getting the consumer into the store to buy. Furthermore, both retailers and importers are facing problems caused by geopolitical pressures none has experienced before.


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