ABCs of building the business

Barnes, Marc
January 2007
Furniture/Today;1/1/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 17, p13
Trade Publication
The article presents the business strategies of Hubbard & Hoke the furniture company. George Hubbard from the company states that a company can foster good business relationship with people is by being a responsible member of the community. Hubbard makes effective use technology and promotional media like mail, radio, television and Internet services. Hubbard also offers a wide variety of products catering to the preferences of customers.


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