Furniture shoppers favour stores they can trust

March 2002
Cabinet Maker;3/29/2002, Issue 5280, p15
Trade Publication
Reports results of the consumer research on furniture shops conducted by Cabinet Maker. Evaluation of the market performance of furniture retailers by consumer; Infrequency of furniture purchases; Perception on industrial best service.


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