The Q1 2015 NBMDA Quarterly Sales Trends Report is now available.
Highlights from the NBMDA Quarterly Sales Trends Summary showed that NBMDA members are off to a strong start in 2015, with manufacturers and distributors posting a 12 percent and 6 percent increase respectively. March was the strongest month of the first quarter for members and more than 60 percent of members are more positive about growth trends going forward versus this same time last year.
Distributors saw demand improved through Q1 with March representing the strongest month, up 10 percent versus a year ago.
Manufacturers saw momentum improve through Q1, continuing into early Q2, with nearly 40 percent of manufacturers posting growth rates above initial expectations.
View the full Q1 report for detailed data and analysis for both distributors and manufacturers.
If you are interested in similar data related to flooring distributors and manufacturers, you can still access the NAFCD Quarterly Sales Trends Reports by visiting the Members Only section of the website, username and password required. Remember to take advantage of all the exclusive industry reports and research available to you as an NBMDA member.