No profit in a closed shop

Kidd, Andrew
April 2003
Cabinet Maker;4/25/2003, Issue 5334, p3
Trade Publication
Comments on the lack of sales generated by furniture stores in the Great Britain during the 2003 Easter holiday. Decision of a majority of stores to close during the holiday.


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