End of the line for flatpack firm Licentia
- Reinisch shifts to all-import line. Russell, Thomas // Furniture/Today;5/22/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 36, p2
The article reports on the plan of the management of furniture factory Woodmaster Inc. to cease its operation in Indiana, as it shifts to an all-import line. The shutdown is attributed to rising raw materials cost. The closure will affect the 75 employees of the company. The company also plans...
- Ducal opens a door for rivals. // Cabinet Maker;4/11/2003, Issue 5332, p3
Reports on the closure of the factories of the furniture company Ducal in Great Britain. Number of dismissed staff; Plans of the firm to launch replacement product ranges; Benefits of the closure for the company.
- About those dead dogs in our neighborhood... Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;6/25/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 41, p70
Shares a story that reflects how furniture executives in the United States try to revive failing businesses instead of focusing on healthy companies. Bankruptcy filings in the country.
- Furniture store closes suddenly. // Cabinet Maker;8/27/2010, Issue 5702, p9
The article reports on the sudden closed down of Wiltshire Furniture and Half Price Suites both in London, England leaving their customers in the dark on when they will receive the orders they have made to them.
- Ownership of Dreams NI franchise revealed. // Cabinet Maker;2/21/2014, Issue 5873, p8
The article reports on the disclosure of the administrator of Skyline Superstore, a defunct furniture retail business that formerly held the Dreams franchise within Northern Ireland, on the details of the fall-out of the company.
- Furniture business shut down for rogue trading. // Cabinet Maker;1/17/2014, Issue 5868, p8
The article reports on the closure of furniture firm I-Sleep by the Insolvency Service in the interest of the general public in Great Britain.
- FEATURE BACKCHAT. // Cabinet Maker;5/1/2015, Issue 5931, p38
The article presents the responses by independent furniture and homeware retailers in Great Britain to the question "Have you been surprised by the sudden spate of business closures in the industry last month?" published in the previous issue of the journal.
- No buyer for Christies. // Cabinet Maker;02/12/99, Issue 5125, p2
Highlights the views of Keith Morgan, the administrator of fitted furniture retailer Christie, about the very slim chance of finding a buyer for the failed chain.
- Big chunk of business may drift. Sloan, Carole // Furniture/Today;7/23/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 45, p31
Comments on the impact of store closings in the furniture industry in the United States. Measurement of closures in terms of dollar losses by individual companies; Demise of the multibillion-dollar Sears catalog; Challenges faced by fabric suppliers.