TITLE

Overcrowded rug market generates fierce competition

AUTHOR(S)
Wyman, Lissa
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;12/31/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the challenges in the rug industry in the U.S. It states that the industry is overcrowded with both vendors and retailers, and cut-throat competition continues to erode prices and profit margins. On the other hand, aggressive suppliers and retailers who are developing new products and new marketing and merchandising strategies are growing despite the general state of the rug business.
ACCESSION #
29346145

 

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