Customization expected in upholstery

October 2014
Furniture/Today;10/18/2014, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p62
Trade Publication
The article presents views of several furniture industry executives including Rob Casey, Alex Shuford and Wesley Hall on their speculation of high level of product customization in the U.S. uphostery industry after recession as of November 2014. Topics discussed include use of Internet by furniture designers for research, requirement of highly skilled sales professionals and designers for a fine custom upholstery, and introduction of the Trump Home collection by Dorya Interiors.


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