Trading will go on
- By the Numbers. // Claims;Feb2007, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p52
The article presents statistics on issues related to arson in the U.S. including the dollar amount of property destroyed by intentionally set structure fires in 2005, the percentage of arson suspects who are influenced by a desire to defraud an insurance company, and the average of dollar loss...
- Fire destroys furniture warehouse. // Cabinet Maker;1/12/2007, Issue 5520, p5
The article focuses on a fire incident which destroyed the furniture warehouse Turks Removals last January 5, 2007 in Lydd, England. The 15,000 square feet warehouse held stocks for several retailers including John Lewis. Turks Removals business partner Andrew Bourne claims that the incident...
- Scots store assesses fire effect. Taylor, Zoe // Cabinet Maker;7/14/2006, Issue 5496, p8
The article offers information about the damage caused in furniture store L Fidler & Sons due to an arson attack. The store has lost its entire upholstery but rapid effort by the fire brigade helped the store to remain opened. The owner of the store, Geoffry Fidler estimated the extent of the...
- Owner vows to carry on despite fire. // Cabinet Maker;2/6/2004, Issue 5374, p4
Reports on the decision of Barry Gorst, owner of the Bargain Corner furniture store in Rhyl, Great Britain, to continue trading despite the destruction of his warehouse in a fire. Suspicion that the fire was caused by an arsonist; Investigation of the fire.
- Fire destroys Whitaker office facilities. Andrews, Susan M. // Furniture/Today;1/30/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 21, p158
The article reports that the facilities of furniture manufacturer Whitaker Furniture in Searcy, Arkansas have shut down after suspicious fires on January 21, 2006. The fire destroyed its offices and some inventory. The local fire department suspected that it was an arson because there were at...
- Natuzzi 2Q profits drop. Gunin, Joan // Furniture/Today;9/8/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p63
Reports on the declining second quarter sales of upholstery producer Natuzzi in Italy. Decrease of the gross profits; Reduction of the operating income; Impact of currency change on prices.
- Forward orders for furniture give 'serious cause for concern', says BRC. // Cabinet Maker;6/10/2011, Issue 5741, p10
The article reports on the statement from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) that sales for furniture and floor coverings in Great Britain has declined sharply.
- Pine decline hits Kimbell. // Cabinet Maker;10/06/2000, Issue 5208, p3
Reports the impact of pine market decline on furniture retailer Richard Kimbell. Appointment of KPMG corporate partner Allan Graham as the joint receiver; Number of establishments and employees; Implication of the market to the company.
- Argos and Homebase suffer fall in sales. // Cabinet Maker;6/18/2010, Issue 5692, p8
The article reports on the decline sales achieved by furniture company Argos and Homebase with the percentage of 5.2 in Great Britain as of February 28 to May 29, 2010 based on Home Retail Group PLC report.