TITLE

RTA uph. maker acquired

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Gary
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;6/12/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 39, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the acquisition of furniture hardware Handy/Kelin Group company with Convert-A-Couch in Wisconsin. The acquisition leads to its change of name from Handy/Kelin Group to Handy Living offering ready to assemble upholstered furniture products. The company is selling imported tables and convertible sofa beds.
ACCESSION #
21116244

 

Related Articles

  • Knight rides to Greensmith rescue.  // Cabinet Maker;9/29/2006, Issue 5507, p8 

    The article reports on the acquisition made by David Knight, owner of David Knight Collection on Greensmith Upholstery to save the company from bankruptcy. Knight plans to continue to produce its furniture products and produce the demands of the customers. Greensmith turns over one million...

  • Cash-strapped Stag put up for sale,with £7m of debts.  // Cabinet Maker;8/24/2007, Issue 5552, p38 

    The article reports on the business condition of KPMG as it try to sell cabinet and upholstery group Stag after being appointed administrator. With this, KPMG corporate recovery partner, Allan Graham explained that the manufacturer has debts after the management buyout. A lack of cash was blamed...

  • KoL was sold for less than £4m.  // Cabinet Maker;4/2/2004, Issue 5382, p3 

    Reports on Natuzzi's acquisition of Kingdom of Leather. Spending on acquisition; Sales through Natuzzi-owned or branded stores; Branded outlets owned by Natuzzi; Sales of leather upholstery; Challenges facing the furniture industry in Great Britain.

  • Valdese completes acquisition of Joan assets. McIntosh, Jay // Furniture/Today;7/30/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 46, p160 

    The article reports that Valdese Weavers, an upholstery fabric supplier, has acquired the Circa 1801/Doblin, Home Fabrics and Mastercraft Contract/Guild 360 operations from Joan Fabrics. Valdese President Mike Shelton explained in a statement that the company will work to stabilize operations in...

  • Norwalk deal falls through. Evans, Gary // Furniture/Today;9/8/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p1 

    The article reports on the backing off of IRG/Blackbird Capital Investments in purchasing the 106-year-old upholstery manufacturer, Norwalk Furniture Co. after Comerica Bank Inc. has declined to continue funding the company. Manufacturing operations of the company was put to a halt until the...

  • Livingston buys chair line. Evans, Gary // Furniture/Today;2/28/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 25, p46 

    The article reports on the acquisition of the assets of Tennessee-based Cumberland Chair, by Livingstone, Tennessee-based Livingston Furniture, a 40-year old upholstery producer. Livingston bought the company's equipment and patterns, and has transferred the Cumberland line to its facility here....

  • China's Decca Holdings to acquire Classic Gallery. Combs, Heath E. // Furniture/Today;4/9/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 30, p2 

    The article reports that Hong Kong, China-based residential and contract furniture maker Decca Holdings is set to acquire the assets of High Point, North Carolina-based custom upholstery maker Classic Gallery. According to Classic Gallery owner Charlie Greene, the company has done some...

  • Rowe deal draws fire.  // Furniture/Today;12/18/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 15, p1 

    The article reports on the objection of a committee of unsecured creditors to a plan by Florida-based Sun Capital Inc. (SC) to purchase Rowe Furniture (RF) Inc. SC intended to buy upholstery manufacturer RF for $30 million. According to the creditors' attorneys, the proposed purchase price was...

  • United buys, renames Kiss Furniture.  // Furniture/Today;8/5/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 47, p4 

    Reports the acquisition of upholstery producer United Furniture Inds. for North Carolina-based Kiss Furniture in the U.S. Views about the renamed Worthington House, a subsidiary of United Hughes; Capability of the parent company to branch into price points; Solidification of position in eastern U.S.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics