Local press says sorry to Furniture Warehouse
- Staying one step ahead of mega-stores key to Office Furniture Warehouse's success. Maldonado, Jose E. // Caribbean Business;2/13/1997, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p24
Focuses on the business operations of Puerto Rico-based Office Furniture Warehouse (OFW). Impact of mega-stores' entry into the market; Financial strategy to upgrade OFW's inventory; Investment in advertising to increase company's brand awareness.
- Furniture outlets here to shut down. Crompton, Kim // Journal of Business (10756124);8/29/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 18, pA3
Reports on United Furniture Warehouse's closure of its furniture stores in Spokane, Washington. Reasons behind the closure; Other stores being considered for closure by the company.
- European Furniture Warehouse. // Furniture/Today;07/10/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p8
Focuses on European Furniture Warehouse, a family-owned single-unit upscale contemporary specialty retailer located in Chicago, Illinois.
- Major players travel varied paths to success. Knell, Michael J. // Furniture/Today;08/21/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p18
Focuses on the ten largest furniture retailers in Canada in 1999. United Furniture Warehouse, which offers rock-bottom prices in a no-frills atmosphere; Costco Wholesale's warehouse club approach to selling furniture and beddings; Successful comeback of The Bay; Expansion of the geographic...
- Major Canadian furniture players. // Furniture/Today;08/21/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p20
Presents the major furniture retailers in Canada, ranked by 1999 sales. Furniture, bedding, and accessory sales; Number of stores; United Furniture Warehouse; Costco Wholesale; Furniture Plus; Countrywide Stores; La-Z-Boy Canada; Mobilia Group.
- Furniture chain mulls closures here. Crompton, Kim // Journal of Business (10756124);3/7/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 6, pA3
Reports plans of Canada-based furniture chain United Furniture Warehouse to close several stores in Spokane, Washington. Closure of several stores in other U.S. states; Influence of the drop-off in business caused by the September 11 terrorist attacks; Possibility of filing a Chapter 11...
- Delivery block. // Cabinet Maker;1/23/2004, Issue 5372, p8
Reports on the threat of Jody Hillman to Furniture Warehouse if it fails to deliver Hillman's order of sofa.
- United offers upholstery with detachable wooden parts. Evans, Gary // Furniture/Today;10/27/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p24
Reports on upholstery producer United Furniture's introduction of a furniture line with detachable parts, at the October 2003 High Point market in North Carolina. Reduction of the furniture's vulnerability to damage during shipping; Price range for the ready-to-assemble furniture.
- United Furniture Warehouse to open three more stores in Utah. Rattle, Barbara // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;10/30/2000, Vol. 30 Issue 17, p5
Reports that United Furniture Warehouse will open a furniture retail store in Salt Lake City, Utah. Total number of store locations of the company within the state upon groundbreaking of the planned retail facility; Optimism of company officials that area consumers will react positively to its...