Occasional importers say business is growing

Unville, Jeff
April 2001
Furniture/Today;04/30/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p30
Trade Publication
Focuses on issues concerning furniture imports in the United States. Increase in sales of furniture companies; Release of innovative hand-painted products from Stein World; Products offered by Cebu Imports.


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