Simmons sales up

May 2008
Furniture/Today;5/12/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 35, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase of furniture manufacturer Simmons Co.'s sales in the first quarter of 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia. According to a bedding major, Simmons' sales increase by 3.5% in the first quarter on the strength of higher unit pricing. However, due to rising raw materials and fuel cost the company's net income was down by 43% from a comparable quarter in 2007.


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