Flat-panel sales give boost to entertainment segment

Thomas, Larry
December 2007
Furniture/Today;12/31/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p52
Trade Publication
The article reports that flat-panel television (TV) sales gave a boost to entertainment furniture sales in the U.S. It states that furniture executives are convinced that demand for the new TVs, and consequently the furniture to house them, will remain strong for the foreseeable future. Several factors that will help continue the growth in the category is also presented.


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