Gliders rocked, despite no-shows

Andrews, Susan M.
February 2001
Furniture/Today;02/26/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 25, p26
Trade Publication
Deals with glider rocker products at the 2001 Tupelo Furniture Market show in Tupelo, Mississippi. Brooks Furniture Manufacturing's expansion of its space; Central Chair's foray into the glider world.


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