Rent-A-Center chairman explains furniture strategy at NY seminar

Sloan, Carole
May 2002
Furniture/Today;5/20/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 36, p16
Trade Publication
Reports the sale of furniture in Rent-A-Center in New York. Suppliers of the company; Delivery of orders; Life of products.


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