TITLE

Keynote speaker stresses education

AUTHOR(S)
Linville, Jeff
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;5/26/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 38, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
Information about several topics discussed at the annual conference of the Contemporary Design Group (CDG) is presented. John Egger, chief executive officer (CEO) of Profitability Consulting Group, recommended showing more original or exclusive pieces with higher profits instead of cutting margins. Egger stressed that retailers should emphasize their product and assortment in advertising. The conference represented 22 retail businesses and dozens of manufacturers.
ACCESSION #
32202773

 

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