Grant boost for Wilcare Wales
- The rise of comfort. O'Brien, Liam // Cabinet Maker;5/16/2003, Issue 5338, p11
Focuses on the design of reclining chairs in Great Britain. Gas cylinder recline mechanism; Adjustable headrest and foot support; Traditional reclining armchair; Target market.
- Boston Designs brand name sold. // Cabinet Maker;3/25/2011, Issue 5730, p8
The article focuses on the move of Wilcare Wales to sell the brand name of furniture manufacturer Boston Designs Corp. to Beaufort Designs Ltd.
- Untitled. // Cabinet Maker;3/28/2003, Issue 5330, p3
Reports on the relocation of recliner manufacturer Ekornes to larger central London premises in England.
- Recliner keys: Price and comfort. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;7/19/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 45, p12
Focuses on the efforts of manufacturers to make a comfortable recliner in the U.S. Significance of comfort on the sales of the recliner; Addition of features that enhance the comfort of the recliner; Consideration of comfort by consumers in selecting the recliner they will purchase.
- Reclining chairs. // Furniture/Today;2/24/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 25, p50
Forecasts the consumer buying trends in the reclining chair industry for 2003. Percent of households that shopped for recliners in 2002; Purchasing trends in terms of age, income and lifestage.
- Wilcare gain a company and a director. // Cabinet Maker;11/21/2008, Issue 5615, p5
The article reports on the acquisition of the company Boston Designs by Wilcare Holdings and the appointment of a new director. Wilcare is hopeful that the brand name of Boston Designs will help in the growth of sister company Wilcare Wales, which is Great Britain's leading manufacturer of...
- Motion amps up with comfort, gadgets. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;10/13/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p116
The article informs that the motion furniture companies in the U.S. are emphasizing on greater seating comfort and usability by incorporating improved foam, coils and fiber in the cushioning and highlights that vendors are also adding gadgets like reading lights and universal serial bus (USB) ports.
- Aktrin studies recliner mkt. in Mexico. // Furniture/Today;4/1/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 30, p206
Reports on the teamup of consulting group Aktrin Furniture Information Center in High Point, North Carolina with a Mexican consultant to produce a report on the recliner market in Mexico. Analysis of the market share by producers, cover selection, style and color; Companies which have more than...
- NEWS. // Design Week;3/11/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p7
Reports that Ogle Noor releases its Land Rover-inspired Recliner L110 chair in March 2004 as part of the manufacturer's 50th anniversary celebrations. Key features and specifications; Availability information; Price.