No growth until 2005 in domestic area
- Retailers eager for '03 uptick. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;12/30/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 17, p24
Reports on the expected market status of furniture retail in the U.S. in 2003. Relevance of stability of consumer confidence in retail performance; Prevalence of stores enhancing advertising initiatives; Importance of employee training in standing out from the market competition.
- Tupelo traffic steady. Combs, Heath E. // Furniture/Today;2/21/2011, Vol. 35 Issue 24, p1
The article offers a business forecast for the furniture industry in Tupelo, Mississippi.
- CSIL: World furniture sales to grow 3-4%. // Furniture/Today;1/7/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 19, p4
The article presents information on the report entitled "World Furniture Outlook 2013" released by research organization CSIL, which forecasts a global increase in furniture consumption for 2013.
- In brief. // Cabinet Maker;5/14/2010, Issue 5687, p9
The article offers news briefs related to furniture industry in Great Britain including the new competition launched by BrightHouse for the World Cup, the contract awarded to Al Futtaim Carillion to build a new IKEA in Yas Island, and the 18% increase in sales by the John Lewis Home.
- UK retail traffic weathermap. // Cabinet Maker;3/15/2013, Issue 5829, p14
Statistics are presented on the furniture retail in Great Britain for 2012-2013 which includes the year-on-year change, month-on-month change, and forecast for February to March 2013.
- Retailers see positive trends. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;12/31/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 17, p28
Focuses on the 2002 business perspectives of the furniture industry and trade in the United States. Recovery of investment due to the fiscal stimulus package of the government; Development of value-packed imports; Maintenance of inventory levels.
- Flexsteel, Leggett & Platt lower earnings projections. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;3/24/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 29, p130
Reports that home furnishings companies Flexsteel and Leggett & Platt have lowered their earnings projections for the first quarter of 2003. Reasons for lowering their projections.
- Watch for potholes on road to recovery. // Furniture/Today;2/22/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 24, p2
The author looks into the positive and negative factors in the development and recovery of economy related to the furniture industry in the U.S. including sustained stability, improved housing market, and higher costs of raw material.
- Seeking and finding those market jewels. Allegrezza, Ray // Furniture/Today;4/14/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p81
Presents prediction for the furniture industry in the United States. Basis of the predictions; Retail sales; Evidence that manufacturers are creating measures to grow their business.
- Canadian shipments seen rising modestly. // Furniture/Today;9/24/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p35
The article focuses on a report by Conference Board of Canada which forecasted that the furniture industry shipment in Canada should rise 3.7 percent in 2012 and 4.7 percent in 2013 before regaining their pre-recession highs in 2015.