Markets: No sparks, plenty of positioning

Engel, Clint
December 2001
Furniture/Today;12/17/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 15, p12
Trade Publication
Focuses on the changes in the furniture markets in the United States. Citations of the large furniture markets across the state; Goals and challenges of the furniture industry; Speculations on the furniture market scene in prospect.


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