TITLE

When sleep shops close, where do the sales go?

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, David
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;12/9/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the bankruptcy of United States-based sleep shop Mattress Discounters Corp. Impact on the marketing of bedding; Analysts' speculation about the future of the company.
ACCESSION #
8644916

 

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