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- Satisfying low cost demands. // Cabinet Maker;10/26/2001, Issue 5261, p20
Focuses on the expectations of customers on low prices furniture in Great Britain. Satisfaction on low prices furniture; Need of the customers; Comment of some furniture specialist on customer's choice.
- If it's real good, buy it and flaunt it. Green, Michael // Furniture/Today;10/15/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p230
Comments on the support of consumers to furniture industry market in the United States. Opinion on the effect of the non-existence of markets on furniture choices; Views on the contribution of consumers to the US economy; Advice on the attitude of listening to industry winners.
- Better outlooks brighten High Point Market scene. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;11/1/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p46
In this article the author discusses the effect of consumers and bussiness attitudes on the conducted 2010 High Point Market furniture trade show and the decision to change the schedule of opening from Monday to Sunday.
- Is this what's holding us back? // Cabinet Maker;7/19/2002, Issue 5296, p1
Presents survey results related to the furniture industry in Great Britain. Information on retailers' preference of service over brand when it comes to loyalty to suppliers; Consumer behavior with regard to product consumption; Manufacturers who have done research on consumer preference;...
- Bargain battle. Rule // Cabinet Maker;02/12/99, Issue 5125, p14
Discusses the impact of consumers' demand for discounts on the British furniture market. Views of few consumers about discounts; Standard of after sales services; Argument for disposing retail price list; Need to re-educate consumer on the difference between quality branded furniture and mass...
- Shop of horrors. Rule, Fiona // Cabinet Maker;03/19/99, Issue 5130, p33
Cites a report by market research agency GfK showing that British women do not enjoy shopping and feel that retailers are not listening to them. Shopping experiences with car dealerships, banks' service and electronic goods stores; Shopping-related tasks; Buying of furniture as a necessary...
- Consumers: we want deposit protection and more fun. // Cabinet Maker;7/20/2001, Issue 5247, p1
Reports the issues concerning the belief of the consumers on furniture retailers. Impact of payment protection scheme on the consumers; Effects of furniture chain failures on the retail industry; Problems affecting the furniture retailers.
- What a difference a year makes to spending. // Cabinet Maker;06/28/2002, Issue 5293, p13
Offers a look at changes in consumers' spending attitudes toward the furniture industry in 2002. Factors influencing the industry's economics; Expenditure plans of consumers on furniture; Drop in the spending plans in all price bands; Variation in spending plans from a range of age groups and...
- Economist: Consumers remain cautious. PERRY, DAVID // Furniture/Today;12/16/2013, Vol. 38 Issue 17, p36
The article presents the views of Mark Vitner, managing director of the financial services firm Wells Fargo Securities, presented at 17th annual Furniture/Today Leadership Conference held in Naples, Florida on topics such as alertness of consumers, rising stock prices, and economic developments.