TITLE

What stationary uph. numbers mean

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Carole
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/12/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the findings of "Furniture/Today's" consumer buying trends survey on stationary upholstery in the U.S. She claims that fabric-covered stationary sofa have taken a massive decline in relation to the sale of leather covered styles. The survey of the price points were described that there's an enormous opportunity for suppliers and retailers to take aim at the upper edges of the mainstream market.
ACCESSION #
28001090

 

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