The picture frame industry is expected to continue

The picture frame industry is expected to continue its modest growth in 1995, and is projecting a 5% increase for 1994. The growth is attributed to mass market sales and a higher gross margin in sales. Technology has enabled frame makers to make a better product at a lower cost. Customers are more particular in what they choose, and select frames that offer them quality at a reasonable price. Consumers are also interested in photo storage products. Frames have had

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4 Big mistakes in quadriceps training using power rack

With more meat than the counter of a butcher, decorated with engravings ravines vertical and horizontal, the quadriceps can cause sensation. Unfortunately most bodybuilders never get to maximize your quads because they are constantly tricking their leg workouts. In this article, we will examine the most common mistakes in training the quadriceps and expose a series of tips to fix each of them so that the time spent on the squat cage being useful. Consider starting with check out our

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Framed art and framing materials for Irving

Richard Varga, buyer of frames, framed art and framing materials for Irving, Tex.-based Michael’s, reports his frame business is up over last year by a “healthy amount.” Varga explains that, in the past year and a half, the 380-store crafts chain has gone to a more value-driven program in photo frames, offering them as a “true value” at 50 percent off regular retail. In addition, Michael’s has eliminated deadwood from the assortment, Varga says.   Rich Lento, senior housewares buyer

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Wall frames and poster frames are a huge business

Frame vendors agree that the reason dollar growth has been concentrated at mass in recent years is that technology has improved the design and quality of mass market frames without necessitating a corresponding increase in prices. At the same time, this improvement, coupled with the emergence of a more value-oriented consumer, has dictated a drastic reduction in the pricing of upscale market frames. “The mass channel has probably experienced a higher than normal growth rate because the technology now available

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What do you know about shutters

Shutters for windows not only dampen the light when it is time to sleep, but also perform other important functions in your home. A shutter protects against the sun, burglars, unwanted glances and ensures better insulation. In this article, we will provide some tips and information about the shutters that are needed for your purchase. Shutters protect against intruders There are many kinds of protections against intrusion at home, starting with bars and ending with alarm systems. A very good

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Camping in the garden – A wonderful experience

Sleep in a tent for one night will make most children very enthusiastic, especially when they are with the whole family. Perhaps they can help even with the tent build and set up. Warm summer nights without rain are particularly suitable for this adventure. But even if at night during electrical storms – the way to the house is not far. Camping in your backyard does not present any risks and just as much fun as a camping trip to

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House hunting? Helpful tips for finding a home

Are you looking for a new home? Then you will have to make sure that you are well informed about everything needed before going on a decision. Buying a new home is in fact not just like buying something like a pack of butter at the supermarket. You will need to deepen well into your needs and what available options there are. In that way, you can better focus on house hunting. There is sometimes a widely national Open House

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