TITLE

Raymour & Flanigan takes 'green' to heart

AUTHOR(S)
Combs, Heath E.
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;12/1/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 13, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the green initiative of retailer Raymour & Flanigan Furniture. It is reported that recently Raymour switched all the showroom lighting in its 83 stores across seven states in the U.S. to compact fluorescent from incandescent light bulbs. The changeover saved energy equivalent of some 62,000 gallons of gas per year, according to Sonny Rousell, vice president of real estate and construction for Raymour. He also said that they have plans to recycle the CFL bulbs,
ACCESSION #
35581870

 

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