New Lifestyle facilities to serve smaller dealers

Linville, Jeff
December 2007
Furniture/Today;12/10/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the opening of two distribution centers of case goods importer Lifestyle Enterprise Co. in the U.S. The centers allow Lifestyle to branch beyond direct-container shipping, offer more mixed containers, and allow them to ship less-than-container quantities. The company opens one international facility in Malaysia and one domestic facility in Eden, North Carolina. The facilities enable Lifestyle to penetrate more territories and open new accounts across the country.


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