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- Cory adds clients, links with MGM. // Furniture/Today;7/25/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 45, p22
The article reports that Chicago, Illinois based metal beds importer company Fashion Bed Group is launching its brand name in Europe. The company is using space in two warehouse operations owned by Leggett & Platt to distribute to retailers in France and England. Fashion Bed Group Europe was...
- Imports, U.S.-made beds offer dealers a choice. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;11/1/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p28
The article focuses on the import programs for U.S.-made beds and mattresses from several companies including Paramount Industrial Companies Inc., Symbol Mattress Inc., and Klaussner Home Furnishings.
- High-duty plants find other business. Russell, Thomas // Furniture/Today;11/29/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p1
Reports that several U.S. importers has shifted much of their bedroom production to other plants in and outside China before the U.S. Department of Commerce. Status of the bedding industry in the market; Challenges faced by bedding manufacturers; Factors that could pressure some manufacturing...
- Number of importers continues to increase. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;2/7/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 22, p25
Reports on the growth of Chinese-made mattresses importers in the United States. List of companies that were showing Chinese-made mattresses; Impact of Chinese mattresses on the United States market; Sinomax Enterprises' offering of a full line of visco mattresses.
- Excel offering Chinese bedding. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;2/17/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 24, p48
Reports on the introduction of Chinese-made mattresses into the U.S. market by Excel Bedding. Projections of Excel owner Ira Leibowitz on the marketability of the mattresses; Cost of the products; Workmanship of the mattresses.
- Textile mill president expresses concerns about imports trend. Zaslow, Robert // American Laundry News (Crain Communications Inc. (MI));Mar2006, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p4
The article discusses the trend of U.S. textile companies importing sheets and pillowcases from countries all over the world. Hotel owners and operators should not be lured into thinking that import bed linens will perform as well as their domestic counterparts. In fact, import bed sheets as a...
- Imports play larger role in $6 bil. retail business. Gill, David // Home Textiles Today;03/13/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 27, p1
Reports on the performance of the bedding industry in the United States during 1999. Increase in the number of imported items; Retail sales for the year; Sales performance of certain product categories.
- Leibowitz defends China. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;3/22/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 29, p50
Reports the challenge faced by Ira Leibowitz, vice president of U.S. bedding maker Excel Bedding, as he prepares to bring a line of Chinese-made bedding into the U.S. market. Foreign investment in China; Working conditions in China; Joint venture with Xilinmen Group of China.
- Imports not a big issue for bedding producers. Knell, Michael J. // Furniture/Today;6/13/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 39, p16
Reports on developments concerning bedding producers in Canada. Bedding executives' views about imports from China; Bedding producers' efforts to create consumer awareness and demand for their product using tools such as brand advertising and creating organizations such as the Better Sleep...