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MORE CONSUMERS SHOP AT HOME

Ever since Benjamin Franklin started the first mail-order business in the United States over 250 years ago, demand for catalog shopping has been growing.Over 100 million consumers in 1991 chose to shop by phone or mail, according to the Direct Marketing Association. That's up from 98.6 million in 1990.

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