Quickening the Pace
- Control room. Calton, Rachel // Cabinet Maker;2/9/2007, Issue 5524, p18
An interview with Chris Bowden, commercial director of Home Delivery Network, concerning his perspectives on delivery service in the furniture industry in Great Britain is presented. Bowden cites the Internet as a vital channel to reach customers and how to build customer relationship in every...
- GOOD WEEK BAD WEEK. // Cabinet Maker;1/9/2004, Issue 5370, p31
Recounts the experience of a British couple who ordered sofas from Reid Furniture and had to wait out a delay in the delivery using inflatable furniture.
- Q&A: What's your biggest logistcal issue? Barnes, Marc // Furniture/Today;3/24/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 29, p34
The article presents the answers of several furniture retailers on the question about their biggest logistical issue.
- Your questions answered. // Cabinet Maker;06/25/99, Issue 5143, p6
Answers questions about the furniture trade. Implications of manufacturer delays in delivery times for retailers and customers; Compensation demand for delivery delays; Liability for delivery when customers pay for a measure of access.
- Are you delivering? Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;8/31/2001, Issue 5253, p1
Comments on the reinvention of the furniture store of Dennis and Alice Cox in Essex, England. Delay on the delivery of goods; Behavior of retailer and supplier towards furniture trade; Fulfillment of the promise delivery dates.
- Taking store deliveries to new heights in Miami. Epperson, Jerry // Furniture/Today;4/28/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 33, p38
Discusses the furniture delivery services in Miami, Florida. Main factor contributing to the highest furnishing sales per household in Miami; Same-day delivery program of furniture stores; Warehouses of City Furniture and El Dorado.
- New Heights distribution. // Cabinet Maker;02/11/2000, Issue 5174, p3
Reports that cabinet furniture retailer New Heights has hired Moves Group to handle the delivery of its products.
- Brought to America. Slaughter, Powell // Furniture/Today;Sep2001 Supplement, Vol. 26, p28
Reports the growth of imported furniture in the United States. Expansion of offshore sourcing; Maintenance of price competitiveness; Delivery of goods on time.
- WHAT BUYERS WANT. Allegrezza, Ray // Casual Living;Oct2011, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p88
The article reports that accurate delivery dates are what furniture retailers expect most from their suppliers.