Williams-Sonoma profit falls 42% as sales dip

Thomas, Larry
June 2008
Furniture/Today;6/9/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 39, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the financial performance of San Francisco, California-based Williams-Sonoma Inc. for the first quarter of 2008. It is noted that due to declining dealings in all of the company's major retail formats, profits decreased to 42 percent. In comparison with its $816.1 million sales in the first quarter of 2007, total sales for the quarter ended May 4, 2008 were $781.8 million.


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