A caution flag for retailers.
And with big ticket items like refrigerators, dishwashers and personal com- puters heavily bought on credit, retailers of consumer electronics/appliances will be both optimistic and cautious in an industry that should generate sales of $114.5 billion in 1997, Tactical Retail Monitor forecasts.
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|Title Annotation:||consumer debt threatens home furnishings retailers|
|Publication:||HFN The Weekly Newspaper for the Home Furnishing Network|
|Date:||Jun 9, 1997|
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