TITLE

Factory orders, shipments fall 16% in August

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/10/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decline in furniture factory orders and shipments by 16% in the U.S. in August 2008. According to accounting and consulting firm Smith Leonard, it was the third consecutive month of double-digit declines. It adds that about 83% of the participants in the firm's monthly survey of manufacturers mentioned their orders were down from 2007. A recommendation by firm managing partner Ken Smith to increase orders and shipments is noted.
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35258670

 

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