Furniture Shortage

What’s Up with the Furniture Shortage? Several factors resulting from the pandemic and other events have caused many household items to be in short supply. But there are still some things available with reasonable lead times. Here’s what happened. 1. Factories around the world were shuttered as the virus rampaged reducing inventory available. 2. As people stayed home, they became more interested in sprucing up their surroundings – hence the desire for decorating and remodeling. Instead of spending on travel, entertainment, and meals out, families had extra funds to splurge on their living quarters. Sales jumped up and quickly [...]