TITLE

Motion, recliners stay on hot streak

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Larry
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;12/27/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 17, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an industry forecast on motion and recliners upholstery. It states that these upholstery categories performed relatively well in 2010 and believed to have the same in 2011. Jay Foscue of Klaussner said that motion upholstery is a furniture category that is holding its own. It mentions that retailers have sold an estimated 3.7 billion dollars worth of motion sofas in 2010, which is 3.6% higher than the sales in 2009.
ACCESSION #
57096765

 

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