Furniture & Home Furnishings Wholesalers

Furniture & Home Furnishings Wholesalers

Overview

The 10,300 furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in the US resell furniture and home furnishings to retailers, builders, and other commercial customers. Major product categories include flooring and floor coverings; office and business furniture; household and lawn furniture; and linens, domestics, curtains, and draperies. Most companies are small, independent operators that serve a local market.

Dependence On Housing And Construction

The furniture and home furnishings wholesale industry is highly dependent on downstream demand from the housing and construction markets, which is influenced by economic factors.

High Inventory Investment

The furniture and home furnishings wholesale business requires significant investment in inventory.