The mod squad

James, Gary
March 2002
Furniture/Today;3/4/2002 Supplement, Vol. 26, p22
Trade Publication
Focuses on the customers response to the style enhancement of furniture for home office in the U.S. Shipment of furniture collections to the retailers; Cooperation between producers and retailers for the SOHO category; Features of the freestanding pieces including corner desks.


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