TITLE

NHFA helps convince Congress to keep lid on PX furniture sales

AUTHOR(S)
Welch, Rupert
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;08/14/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 48, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the success of the National Home Furnishings Association in preventing the lifting of restrictions on furniture sales at military post exchanges in the United States. Protection of the local furniture industry; Competition from furniture stores.
ACCESSION #
3509028

 

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