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- Top 25 sales creep up 1.3%. // Furniture/Today;5/21/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 36, p16
The article reports on the increase in sales of the top 25 furniture producers in the United States. Sales of the top 25 increased by 1.3 percent in 2006 to $14.6 billion. Consumer spending on furniture and bedding increased an estimated six percent in 2005 to $83.8 billion. The total value of...
- FURNITURE INDICATOR. // Furniture/Today;4/5/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 31, p63
Presents a graph on consumer spending for furniture and bedding in the United States during the period February 2003-February 2004.
- Wettest July on record boosts London furniture sales. // Cabinet Maker;8/21/2009, Issue 5651, p5
The article reports on the consideration of BRC-KPMG London Retail Sales Monitor over the impact of wet whether on the sales of furniture and homewares in July 2009 in London, England. According to research, the climate helped the furniture industry increase its sales in July compared to the...
- Discounting boosts sales. // Cabinet Maker;8/27/2004, Issue 5403, p7
Reports on the rise in furniture sales in Great Britain during the month of July 2004. Impact of increased discounting on furniture sales in the country; Strong sales recorded by household goods stores; Average shoppers spending in the country per week.
- And now, for some truly frightening statistics... Epperson, Jerry // Furniture/Today;6/23/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 41, p47
The article comments on alarming statistics in the U.S. furniture industry for the March quarter of 2008, which indicate industry changes and the overall weakness of the furniture market. The statistics show a 2.1% decline in the total retail consumption of bedding and furniture during the...
- Furniture sales to hit $90 billion by 2015. French, Dana // Furniture/Today;12/27/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 17, p6
The article discusses the report of easy Analytic Software Inc. (EASI) that furniture and bedding sales in the U.S. will experience a 9.94% growth by 2015, hitting 90.7 billion dollars. The report, accordingly, was based on furniture and consumer spending figures from the Department of Commerce,...
- South. // Furniture/Today;12/27/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 17, p20
The article offers an outlook on the furniture and bedding sales for southern U.S. by 2015. It says that the region, which gained an estimated 30.6 billion dollars in 2010, may experience of 11.3 % by 2015, hitting 34.1 billion dollars. It adds that eight states are expected to grow sales faster...
- Northeast. // Furniture/Today;12/26/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 17, p12
Several charts related to furniture and bedding sales in the Northeast region in the U.S. are presented including one on the largest sales volume in 2011, another on spending to different categories of furniture and bedding, and one on the fastest projected growth from 2011-2016.
- '10 view: Slow growth. McIntosh, Jay // Furniture/Today;1/11/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 19, p1
The article presents an economic forecast for the furniture and bedding industry in the U.S. Mann Armistead & Epperson Ltd. analyst Jerry Epperson notes that consumer spending on bedding and furniture will increase by 7.1% in 2011, while home sales are expected to improve in 2010. Furthermore,...