TITLE

Industry News

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/20/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports developments in furniture industry in North America. Jerry Baker, a partner in the purchase of motion and recliner specialist PeopLoungers is leaving to pursue other opportunities. Grocery industry veterans Dean Banks has joined case goods source A-America as Westem regional director of sales and marketing. Hunter Bigham has been named regional sales manager for the central United States and Canada by Upper-end recliner and motion furniture specialist Ekornes.
ACCESSION #
23168830

 

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