Nine out of 10 single-source chains post declines

May 2008
Furniture/Today;5/26/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 38, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports on the performance of single-source dedicated store networks in the Top 100 Furniture Stores in the U.S. It cites that the networks combined for sales of $6.7 billion in 2008, down 0.2% from sales for the same networks in 2007. According to the article, if not with the 19%, $395 million sales increase that the No. 1 Ashley Furniture HomeStores, the overall performance of the networks would have been far worse.


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