TITLE

Methodology for the Top 15 bedding ranking

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;6/16/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 40, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explains the methodology used by "Furniture/Today" magazine to rank its top 15 bedding producers in the U.S. in 2007. The top producers are ranked according to 2007 wholesale bedding shipments in the U.S., contract shipments, sales adjustments, sales allowances and incentives. Among the top 15 furniture producers are Sealy, Simmons and Serta.
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32720448

 

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