TITLE

About the numbers

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;8/11/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 48, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a survey by the periodical which ranks the top 25 bedding retailers in the U.S. based on estimated 2007 sales of traditional mattresses and boxsprings, as well as futons, adjustable beds, foam bedding, waterbeds and air beds. Data is based on the 12-month period ending nearest to December 31, 2007. Sales estimates were generated from different sources, including the published ranking of Top 100 furniture stores and discussions with industry suppliers and analysts.
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33718450

 

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