Buy a dining room, add a rug

Anderson, Kay
May 2001
Furniture/Today;05/07/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 34, p44
Trade Publication
Reveals that a significant percentage of consumers in the United States who are planning to buy furniture in 2001 also plan to buy an area rug. Expected amount of sales of area rugs; Potential add-on sales; Generation X and Generation Y's home furnishing purchasing plans.


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