The clientele that's still buying
Exhibit fares ranged from custom bedding to portable Jacuzzis to in-home elevators.
"This hits a demographic," said Stacy Pesacov, president of Full Potential Marketing, a firm that helps run the show. The economy "has not impacted us at all. Attendance is as high as it's ever been. Our shows are bigger than ever."
I hear mixed things about how well super-pricey houses are selling. Perhaps some folks who could afford such properties are opting to install Jacuzzis and elevators in their existing homes?