TITLE

Motion manufacturers add shifts to fill orders

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Larry
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;3/4/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 26, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the retail business of upholstery manufacturers in Mississippi. Impact of store inventories on product orders; Sales generated by River Oaks Furniture from motion upholstery; Comments of furniture producers about the business trend.
ACCESSION #
6306157

 

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