TITLE

Growth with Proffitts

AUTHOR(S)
Oliphants, Jane
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;2/1/2002, Issue 5272, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the growth in sales of Proffitts in England. Improvement in retailing contemporary furniture and upholstery; Increase in the competition in the furniture industry; Preference of customers to modern furniture.
ACCESSION #
6045386

 

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