TITLE

Bob's Discount Furniture adds rugs

AUTHOR(S)
Edmonds, Tom
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Home Accents Today;Nov2000, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the expansion of Bob's Discount Furniture company in the United States. Installation of a rug department in the Stamford store; Recruitment of rug and furniture retailer Tom Simjian to handle rug merchandising and sales training; Information on the 1999 sales generated by the company.
ACCESSION #
3816223

 

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