Shipments still okay, says AHAM.
Thus the leveling-off of year-to-comparisons in the latest two months is not regarded with concern. In fact, the industry still is on pace for its first year at 51 million units--the record is 50.65 million in 1987.
"Consumer purchasing behavior will remain steady throughout the next year, which will keep shipment numbers high," reiterates Bob Holding, the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers' president. "We're anticipating another blockbuster year."
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|Title Annotation:||Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers|
|Publication:||HFN The Weekly Newspaper for the Home Furnishing Network|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Jan 23, 1995|
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