TITLE

Rhodes bids for Homemakers

AUTHOR(S)
Engel, Clint
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;06/18/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the plan to purchase Homemakers chain by Rhodes Furniture in Atlanta, Georgia. Plan of Heileg-Meyers to liquidate the chain; Acceptance of the bid by Heileg-Meyers; Request for an approval from the court.
ACCESSION #
4638468

 

Related Articles

  • Riding a value horse.  // Chain Store Age;Sep98, Vol. 74 Issue 9, p54 

    Reports that furniture retailer Heilig-Meyers Co. is testing a small-market format called Value Horse. Plan to open stores in towns with populations under 25,000.

  • Heilig May be Heading Toward Ch. 11. Cecil, Mark // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;08/07/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 32, p1 

    Focuses on the speculation that Heilig-Meyers Corp. is facing bankruptcy. Reasons for the speculation; Services offered by the company.

  • Heilig-Meyers Liquidating Stores.  // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;05/21/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p16 

    Focuses on the liquidation of Heilig-Meyers' stores in Virginia.

  • Heilig-Meyers files Ch. 11. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;08/21/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p1 

    Reports that furniture retail chain Heilig-Meyers filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in August 2000. Plan to close nearly one-third of the chain's stores in order to cut costs; Company's decision to stop offering in-house financing; List of Heilig-Meyers' ten largest unsecured claims...

  • Vendors shocked at fast deterioration. O'Mara, Sheila Long // Furniture/Today;08/21/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p28 

    Discusses the responses of furniture manufacturers and suppliers that participated in the Tupelo Furniture Market in Tupelo, Mississippi, to news of Heilig-Meyers' bankruptcy filing. Standard Furniture's expression of confidence in Heilig-Meyers' ability to recoup the business elsewhere in the...

  • Size of store closings a surprise. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;08/21/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p28 

    Reports on the reaction of furniture manufacturers and suppliers to furniture retail chain Heilig-Meyer's plan to close 100-plus stores following its bankruptcy filing. Decision of Heilig-Meyer to stop offering installment credit and to outsource all credit operations to a third party;...

  • Some retailers see opportunities ahead. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;08/21/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 49, p29 

    Discusses opportunities that were opened by furniture retail chain Heilig-Meyers' bankruptcy for other retailers. Gallery Furniture's plan to buy goods from suppliers who cut Heilig-Meyers off in August 2000; W.S. Badcock's operation of credit-oriented stores similar to the ones started by...

  • Heilig-Meyers makes profit.  // Furniture/Today;9/16/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p4 

    Reports on the July profit of Heilig-Meyers in Virginia.

  • The Wal-Mart way. Lee, Carrie // FW;11/7/95, Vol. 164 Issue 23, p52 

    Relates why the $1.2 billion-in-sales Heilig-Meyers has a president who is sure of his strategy. The largest furniture retailer in the United States; Its market being the lower middle class living in small towns; The Heilig-Meyer's average 21.6 percent interest rate; President Troy Peery.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics