TITLE

Vegas event attracts furniture industry

AUTHOR(S)
Spillman, Benjamin
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);8/4/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 31, pP14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the unveiling of the third building of the World Market Center on downtown Las Vegas, Nevada in 2008 in time for the company's summer market event that convenes furniture manufacturers and retailers. World Market Center costs about $1.1 billion for three buildings. It says that the prospects of the furniture industry's short-term future is not as bright as those from the executives of World Market.
ACCESSION #
34162052

 

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