Market provides dues on surviving tough times

Perry, David
April 2008
Furniture/Today;4/21/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 32, p52
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the state of the bedding industry in the U.S. after the conclusion of the High Point Market. The author asserts that the industry is in recession and expects 2008 to be a challenging year with an expected 3% decline in bedding unit sales. He believes retailers should look for new lines and new ideas rather than just wait on the sidelines for better days. The author also refutes the notion that the media is to blame for the tough business climate.


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