TITLE

Elvis shaking up sales

AUTHOR(S)
Linville, Jeff
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;8/26/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 50, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increase in sales of Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Co. Inc.'s Elvis Presley furniture collection in the U.S. Furniture promotion during the Elvis Week; Furniture sold by the firm; Advertising campaigns to promote the collection.
ACCESSION #
7328366

 

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