TITLE

Rhodes aims for young

AUTHOR(S)
Engel, Clint
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;09/18/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Rhodes Furniture's plan to launch a store-within-a-store concept in Greensboro, North Carolina. Company's efforts to attract first-time and younger buyers; Rhodes' plan to open Generations and the refurbished main showroom in mid-October 2000.
ACCESSION #
3578849

 

Related Articles

  • Rhodes sale in works. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;7/18/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 44, p1 

    Reports that Richmond, Virginia-based The RoomStore, partnering with a liquidation specialist, has signed a letter of intent to acquire 51 Rhodes stores and other assets. Request to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court to authorize store-closing sales at 14 Midwestern stores and a distribution center; Plan...

  • Rhodes unveils Generations concept in Greensboro store. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;11/06/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p10 

    Reports on Rhodes Furniture Co.'s Generations store-within-a-store concept in Greensboro, North Carolina. Piece-oriented displays at the store; Suppliers of the store.

  • Rhodes now selling on Web site. Unville, Jeff // Furniture/Today;7/30/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 46, p4 

    Presents information on the relaunching of Rhodes Furniture's web site in the United States. Promotion of the online sales of furniture in the Southeast and Midwest; Procedure for ordering from the web site; Assistance of customers outside the service radius of a Rhodes store.

  • Rhodes Furniture.  // Furniture/Today;Sep2001 Supplement, Vol. 26, p17 

    Reports the business success of furniture retailer Rhodes Furniture in Atlanta, Georgia. Launch of customer installment plan; Introduction of store-within-a-store concept; Assessment of controlled expansion.

  • Rhodes to close 26 stores. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;11/8/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p1 

    The article focuses on Rhodes Furniture Co., which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection act in October 2004. It plans to close 26 of its weakest stores and reorganize with $88 million in debtor-in- possession financing. The 89-store Atlanta-based retailer filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court,...

  • Firms to sell inventory, leases at Rhodes stores. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;12/6/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 13, p6 

    Reports on the bid of Great American Group to liquidate and sell inventory and leases at several Rhodes Furniture Co. stores in the U.S. Firms behind the business sales; Financial terms; Developments under the company's business operations.

  • Fishman new Rhodes CEO. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;7/5/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 43, p1 

    Announces the appointment of Steve Fishman as president and CEO of Rhodes Furniture Co. in the U.S. His promotion as a result of the resignation of former CEO Bill Kimbrell; Expertise of Fishman in company operations; Citation of the move of the company to outsource its marketing functions.

  • Fishman to run Big Lots. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;6/20/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 40, p1 

    Reports on the resignation of the furniture retailer Rhodes Furniture Co. president and CEO Steve Fishman in the U.S. Appointment of Fishman as top executive at retailer Big Lots; Replacement of Fishman with Joel Dugan; Career highlights of Fishman.

  • Whelan: Rhodes receiving shipments. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;10/25/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p73 

    Reports on the retraction of the statements made by furniture industry analyst Margaret Whelan regarding the financial troubles of Rhodes. Claim by Whelan of Rhodes's potential corporate bankruptcy due to problems with vendor credit; Suggestion by Whelan for the filing of chapter 11 bankruptcy...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics