Recliner keys: Price and comfort

Thomas, Larry
July 2004
Furniture/Today;7/19/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 45, p12
Trade Publication
Focuses on the efforts of manufacturers to make a comfortable recliner in the U.S. Significance of comfort on the sales of the recliner; Addition of features that enhance the comfort of the recliner; Consideration of comfort by consumers in selecting the recliner they will purchase.


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