From Home Furnishing Business
FastFact: Bedding Sales Continue Upward Trend
The furniture industry’s mattress segment has recorded only one few dip since 2011, but for the most part the category remains a shining star for the industry.
Other than a 3.3 percent sales dip in the first quarter of 2013 when compared to the first quarter of 2012, the category has shown consistent increases.
In the time recorded between the third quarter of 2013 and the third quarter of this year, the bedding industry has grown 9.3 percent. Quarter-to-quarter sales for the same period are up 4.9 percent.
According to Home Furnishings Business' parent company Impact Consulting Services, the mattress category reported growth of 3.6 percent in 2012.
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