Furniture spending shows some significant shifts

Epperson, Jerry
February 2007
Furniture/Today;2/19/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 24, p18
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the impact of consumers' furniture spending shift among furniture industry in the U.S. He found out that a new pattern has emerged, having younger consumers as the highest furniture spenders than older. He stresses the importance of conducting demographic study on furniture spending per household so that factors for the slow growth of furniture business can be resolved. He also comments on the role of Generation Xers as the biggest furniture spenders in the industry.


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