August 26, 2010
Sales of kitchen cabinets and bathroom vanities for the second consecutive month in June compared to the same month a year earlier, the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association said last month. According to KCMA manufacturers participating in the association’s monthly “Trend of Business” survey reported that overall cabinet sales gained 6.7% in June, compared to June of 2009. Sales of stock cabinets rose 10.6% while semi-custom sales gained 6.8% and custom cabinet sales declined 10.3%, the KCMA reported. Year-to-date sales through the first five months of 2010 were up 1% compared to the January-June period of 2009, the KCMA added.