TITLE

Bedding brands brandish their strength

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, David
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;4/29/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 33, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the success of conventional bedding brands in the market by retailers in High Point, North Carolina. Increase of sales in mattresses of Sealy; Intensification of sales of air and waterbeds by Simons; Growth of sales in pillowtop bed by Boyd Specialty Sleep.
ACCESSION #
6629996

 

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