TITLE

When going gets tough, blame gets assigned

AUTHOR(S)
Linville, Jeff
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;2/18/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 24, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on difficulties experienced by furniture manufacturers in the U.S. Liberum Research claimed that 2006 was a record year for job turnover at the corporate level for high-profile companies. The first quarter of 2007 recorded dramatic declines from the same quarter in 2006. Key economic trends and developments related to the furniture industry are cited.
ACCESSION #
30063454

 

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