There is some good news out there and comments like “business can be described as good, not great,” make us believe that business has not fallen off like some expected it to do. Read more in our latest Furniture Insights®.
Current words to describe business are “slow” or “soft” or various other adjectives, none of which are very exciting. Large backlogs have kept many recording nice sales levels, but as new orders continue to be less than shipments, sales levels will soon decline as many have already seen. Read more in our latest Furniture Insights®.
The current survey results continue to be difficult to make complete sense of since so many individual companies are in different places themselves. That, along with the other variables we have discussed before, continues to make “reading the tea leaves” hard to do. Read more in our latest Furniture Insights®.
We knew that the good business in late 2020 and 2021 would not continue. No one we talked to thought it would last as long as it did. Yet everyone hated to see the good times end. Read more in our latest Furniture Insights®.