Sealy sales fall 9.3%

Thomas, Larry
October 2008
Furniture/Today;10/13/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the fiscal third quarter sales of bedding company Sealy in 2008. The company announces that the sales for the quarter fall by 9.3% compared to the same quarter in 2007. According to president and chief executive officer (CEO) Larry Roger, the domestic unit volume of the company declined by 15.5%. Reasons for the sales decline which include weak retail demand and increase in raw materials costs are discussed.


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