A Year In Review
Mel Hunger, executive director of NECO Alliance, said his dealers successfully worked the high-end in both CE and major appliances. “We’re holding and actually increasing our business in the appliance side,” he said. “The upper end has not really died off at all.”
Housing Market Impact
That’s a good thing, considering that many dealers said their low- to mid-end business has suffered and that they’ve been impacted by the housing downturn in varying degrees, based on market and business model.