Logistics will co-star at this market

Sloan, Carole
April 2002
Furniture/Today;4/15/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 32, p258
Trade Publication
Comments on the role of logistics in the U.S. furniture show for the year 2002. Preparation of inventories among retailers; Advances of the housing market; Improvement of logistics among retailers.


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