Norwalk gathering focuses on best ideas

Edmonds, Tom
March 2001
Furniture/Today;03/19/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 28, p26
Trade Publication
Reports on the 2001 convention of United States manufacturer and retail franchiser Norwalk Furniture, held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Attendance by retailers and factory representatives; Retail consultant James Gilmore's tips to retailers who want to generate consumer passion for their stores.


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