- From waterbeds to major store: Florida's Kevin Koenig dies at 54. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;12/3/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 13, p2
Reports the death of Kevin Koenig, founder of Waterbed City and City Furniture, from kidney and heart failure in the United States. Company profile of City Furniture; Estimation of company sales for the year 2000; Establishment of a distribution center, showroom and corporate office in Tamarac,...
- La-Z-Boy VP Wixted dies. // Furniture/Today;12/3/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 13, p4
Reports the death of Kevin Wixted, vice president of marketing for La-Z-Boy Inc., from cancer in the United States.
- Skills shortage. // Cabinet Maker;09/24/99, Issue 5156, p4
Reports the shortage of skilled craftsmen in the furniture industry in Great Britain.
- Stag to make 68 redundant. // Cabinet Maker;10/22/99, Issue 5160, p6
Reports that the Stag Furniture company will shed 15 percent of its workforce in an effort to reduce costs.
- Butter your parsnips. Kirkby, Andrea // Cabinet Maker;3/1/2002, Issue 5276, p8
Focuses on employee motivation in the furniture industry. Appreciation for top salespersons; Delegation of responsibilities to top performer staff; Recognition of the accomplishments of the humbler staff.
- Presents of mind. Millar, James // Cabinet Maker;12/20/2002, Issue 5318, p19
Highlights the Christmas wish list of various personnel in the furniture industry in Great Britain. Popularity of furniture in the wish list; Complaints on the delivery of gift items; Common desire of the personnel for the industry.
- Factory workers in the dock for stealing company pine. // Cabinet Maker;01/15/99, Issue 5121, p7
Reports on the conviction of Durham Pine factory workers Gary Francis and Neil Wilson for stealing the company's products and selling them at knock-down prices.
- Personnel news. // Wood & Wood Products;Jun97, Vol. 102 Issue 7, p26
Presets information on the promotion and selection of employees in the wood and furniture industry in the United States. Naming of Dr. Dieter Japs to the board of management of Michael Weinig, AG.
- Personnel news. // Wood & Wood Products;Jul98, Vol. 103 Issue 8, p28
Presents information on appointments and promotions of various personnel in the wood industry and trade. Appointment of Larry Fruge to vice president of marketing, home furniture components of Legget & Platt Inc.; Appointments in various positions at Leitz Tooling Systems; Appointment of Bill...