TITLE

U.S. furniture factory orders drop 17% in July

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;10/6/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 17% decline of orders of Smith Leonard PLLC, a furniture factory based in High Point, North Carolina, in July 2008. Ken Smith, managing director of Smith Leonard, said that the result for July was not good and that they were not expecting the result for August 2008 to be better. It mentions that the decline was the worst month-to-month comparison for orders in a year. A graph related to the changes in orders and shipments from July 2007 - June 2008 is provided.
ACCESSION #
34678915

 

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