For the love of furniture
- Entrepreneurs make quality design accessible to all. Relph-Knight, Lynda // Design Week;4/13/2006, Vol. 21 Issue 15, p6
The article comments on entrepreneurs who make quality design accessible to all clients. Tom Dixon's main outlet for his design talents is his company Artek. Established & Sons is launching three tiers of products: the collection, the limited editions and affordable lines by top designers. SCP's...
- Modernist mover. Parton, Helen // Cabinet Maker;1/19/2007, Issue 5521, p30
The article features SCP, a pioneering British furniture brand founded by Sheridan Coakley. Started in 1985, tubular steel designs were among the company's earliest products manufactured wherein they were able to launch an inaugural collection at iSalone in Milan about a year later. Coakley...
- OBJECTS OF DESIRE. Lutyens, Dominic; Zargani, Luisa // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;WWD Scoop, Vol. 191 Issue 53, p68
The article offers updates on the 2006 Salone Internationale de Mobile furniture fair in Milan, Italy as of March 2006. According to Sheridan Coakley, owner of London, England-based furniture retailer SCP, consumers expect quality design and good value of furniture. The Striata tables of...
- Coakley to open new Case at Milan. Pamben, Deven // Cabinet Maker;3/10/2006, Issue 5478, p5
The article reports on SCP managing director Sheridan Coakley's plan to launch of a furniture brand called Case targeted at the British mid-market. Case is Coakley's joint venture with Paul Newman. Case will initially have 10 products including dining, kitchen and coffee tables. Coakley does not...
- On the rise. Pearman, Hugh // Design Week;9/21/2006 Supplement, p29
The article looks at some architectural projects that have transformed design's fortunes. The 1980s became known as the design decade because of the smart furniture design, headed by Sheridan Coakley's CSP. Architect Ian Ritchie has taken his interest in fast, temporary structures to the extent...
- Are maufacturers' reps cost effective?. Arnold, Ted // Automotive Marketing;Nov97, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p122
Provides information on maufacturers' representatives. Questions asked pertaining to cost effectiveness of these representatives; Advantages of using representative firms.
- The all-American fall guy. Ferguson, Andrew // Across the Board;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p11
Asserts that diversity training is purely American. View of the author on the uniqueness of the American businessman.
- Incorporation. // Black Enterprise;Jun86, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p265
Many new entrepreneurs often rush to incorporate their new ventures which is often an unwise move. Although incorporation is the preferred form for most businesses, it is by no means necessary or appropriate for every endeavor. Some advice on deciding on whether or not to incorporate.
- Black success in the corporate world. Graves, E.G. // Black Enterprise;Aug87, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p9
Editorial. Many companies are cutting down in their personnel, public affairs and affirmative action departments, where blacks are heavily represented. As the trend continues black executives will have difficulty succeeding. Therefore, they must equip themselves with more and better skills in...