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- Alexvale merged into Kincaid. Evans, Gary // Furniture/Today;4/12/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 32, p2
Reports on Hudson, North Carolina-based Alexvale Furniture's restructuring of its upholstery line. Aim to reflect a renewed emphasis on middle price points; Merger of Alexvale into the Kingcaid Furniture brand name.
- Leather producers targeting independents. Gunin, Joan // Furniture/Today;7/25/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 45, p99
The article presents information on the leather upholstery manufacturers. It report that the leather upholstery manufacturers are betting that the inaugural market in Las Vegas, Nevada will be a jumping off point from which their business will grow, gain exposure and broaden their customer base....
- Contemporary takeover. Pamben, Deven // Cabinet Maker;8/31/2007, Issue 5553, p10
The article reports on the result of the study conducted by MTW Research on the future trend of the furniture industry in Great Britain. Based on MTW's report, titled "Upholstered Domestic Furniture Market UK 2007-2012," the overall upholstery industry is expected to be worth Â£1.2 billion in...
- Fabric protectors offer retailers major profit center. Evans, Gary // Furniture/Today;3/8/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p12
Reports on the selling of aftermarket fabric protectors, a chemical stain retardants, in the U.S. Benefits of applying fabric protectors; Average close rate on aftermarket fabric protectant; List of companies supplying fabric protectants.
- Wynwood to introduce top-of-the-bed packages. // Furniture/Today;5/31/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 38, p25
Reports on case goods upholstery importer Wynwood Furniture's introduction of a top-of-the-bed package that coordinates with the company's upholstery collections. Key features of the DreamScapes package by Jena Hall; Availability of eight DreamScapes collections in microfibers with embroidered...
- Offcuts. // Cabinet Maker;9/3/2004, Issue 5404, p35
Presents miscellaneous information related to the furniture industry and retail trade, as of September 3, 2004. Chairs offered by MFR Foamtex; Plans of upholstery manufacturer Mitchell Gold for the White House furniture, in the event of John Kerry's victory; Fund raising for the Anthony Nolan Trust.
- Support your trade body. Spencer, Mike // Cabinet Maker;8/27/2004, Issue 5403, p6
Focuses on developments within the Association of Master Upholsters and Soft Furnishers (AMUSF). Challenges encountered by the association in maintaining its growing membership; Major activities of AMUSF; Significance of the trade association on the furniture industry.
- Cost pressures lead leather sources to hike prices. Gunin, Joan // Furniture/Today;2/4/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 22, p20
The article reports that cost increases has encouraged most leather upholstery producers in Las Vegas, Nevada to increase its prices. President David Beckmann of Emerald Home Furnishings state that they will be implementing small price increases each quarter. On the other hand, Vice president of...
- C-T parent denies sale. // Cabinet Maker;7/2/2004, Issue 5395, p6
Reports that venture capital group, Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst has denied rumors in the furniture industry that it has sold upholstery subsidiary, Christie-Tyler.