TITLE

Downturn unlikely to imitate '90-'91

AUTHOR(S)
McIntosh, Jay
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;03/05/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 26, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on developments related to the furniture industry in the United States as of March 5, 2001. Effects of an economic downturn on furniture manufacturers and retailers; Comparison with the industry's experience during the recession of the years 1990 to 1991.
ACCESSION #
4168543

 

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