FurnitureGuide forges ties with four Web companies

Carroll, Brian
October 2000
Furniture/Today;10/30/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p75
Trade Publication
Reports that Internet company FurnitureGuide has formed strategic alliances with other online companies in the United States, to offer a broader range of electronic commerce services. Terms under the company's partnership agreements; Advantages gained by FurnitureGuide from such strategic alliances; Company's plans to expedite shopping with online product searches, referring customers to local stores.


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