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Ashley Furniture HomeStores of Richmond, Va., purchased equipment for and participated in the Monument 10K charity benefit race held here this past month. More
Ashley Furniture Chairman Ron Wanek updated local leaders on construction of a planned 1.1 million-square-foot distribution center in North Carolina, saying it’s now expecting to be up and running in October, the Winston-Salem Journal reported. More
Coast to Coast Accents says it will introduce Pieces in Paradise, its “new brand for coastal living,” at the April High Point Market. More
Suppliers of occasional furniture here report great success with bold colors, adventurous materials in surfaces and ambitious combinations of wood and mirrors. More
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November 18, 2013I hope no one expects me to lead by example. One evening, my lovely bride of 44 years and I were watching an old black and white murder mystery on television. Actually, I was watching the movie and she was playing Words with Friends with a friend, I guess.The movie was so old, the family had a maid who answered the door and served the meals. I interrupted Kathy and asked her if she noticed anything about the house in the movie. After a few minutes, she said it looked normal to her.That's when I pointed out ...
November 18, 2013Sometimes you hear a story that simply leaves you scratching your head in disbelief. Last week, I heard one from a furniture designer named Austin Rese. Austin is a man on a mission to launch a new lifestyle line of home furnishings. But before you yawn and turn the page, let me add this twist: He intends to bring this line of home furnishings to market from materials sourced only from the United States.Like so many others in our industry, Rese has been troubled by the staggering loss of U.S. jobs to overseas production. But unlike most of ...
September 16, 2013When the battle isn't your own, it is easy to assume the role of Armchair General. With that in mind, expect to see a flood of essays, blogs and ramblings from these sofa strategists anxious to tell us why Furniture Brands failed. (see earlier article about bankruptcy filing.)But since so much relating to the FBI outcome is still up in the air, I think I am going to leave my helmet off for now. However, I do think it is important - and fair - to point out that many of the challenges that FBI wrestled with are endemic not ...
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