TITLE

Examining a certain not-so-visible competitor

AUTHOR(S)
Epperson, Jerry
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;10/15/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the sales performance of furniture in the U.S. The sales from furniture stores rose 62.8% while from non-furniture stores gained 94.9%. Retail stores such as Wal-mart, Staples, Sam's Club, Target, Costco and Office Depot have gained market share from the industry. Most of these stores are expanding their home furnishings. A number of furniture stores have complaints against one retailer that advertises about huge savings they offer in furniture.
ACCESSION #
27100100

 

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