Furniture Express enters Flint in former HomeLife

Edmonds, Tom
July 2002
Furniture/Today;7/15/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 44, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the decision of Furniture Express to build a store in Flint, Michigan. Reason behind the company's move; Location of the branch; Benefits provided by the location to the company.


Related Articles

  • Berman sets own course with metro Detroit chain. Edmonds, Tom // Furniture/Today;07/10/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p21 

    Focuses on Detroit, Michigan-based Furniture Express. Growth under Bob Berman's leadership; Date founded; Key vendors; Key statistics.

  • Furniture Express success hinges on 200 employees.  // Furniture/Today;07/10/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p21 

    Reports on the success of Furniture Express in the furniture industry and trade in the United States. Key to the company's success, according to President Bob Berman; Berman's management strategy.

  • Furniture Express launches 10th store. Edmonds, Tom // Furniture/Today;05/07/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 34, p20 

    Reports on Furniture Express' opening of its tenth store in Michigan. Other store openings of the company; Sales expectations for the store in Lansing, Michigan.

  • FX likely to be broken up.  // Cabinet Maker;10/27/2006, Issue 5511, p4 

    The article reports that Furniture Express Inc. are likely to close its stores after administrator PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PWC) said it was unlikely the business would be sold as a single unit in Great Britain. The company hopes that chain will have to be broken up before it can be sold. PWC...

  • Furniture Express opens first leather and bedding shop. Edmonds, Tom // Furniture/Today;11/24/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p18 

    Reports on the opening of the leather and bedding store by Furniture Express in Royal Oak, Michigan. Growth of the company; Plan of the firm to open another store in Troy; Size of the store.

  • Norwegian producers face woes. Carroll, Brian // Furniture/Today;11/18/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p40 

    Focuses on the challenges faced by the furniture industry in Norway. Shutdown of several manufacturers; Relocation of the production operation of Hjellegjerde; Results of high production costs, high taxes and strong currency.

  • OPINION BACKCHAT.  // Cabinet Maker;3/18/2011, Issue 5729, p38 

    The article presents opinions from several independent furniture and homewares retailer in Great Britain regarding the addition of branded products into their sales line. Gary Rumney of Furniture Express Inc. shares that they are moving away from branded products because customers tend to...

  • Diary of failure, rescue and name changes.  // Cabinet Maker;10/13/2006, Issue 5509, p3 

    The article offers information about Furniture Express. Accordingly, Furniture Express has taken its parts from DP Furniture Express. On November 2005, DP Furniture Express is rescued from administration by Management By Objectives led by John Hood and Colin McQueen. On March 2006, the company...

  • Furniture Enterprises of Alaska Expands Operations. Martin, Gary L. // Alaska Business Monthly;Oct2004, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p92 

    Focuses on Dave Cavitt, president and owner of Furniture Enterprises of Alaska Inc., a home furnishing group consisting of Sadler's, La-Z-Boy, Williams & Kay and the Ultimate Mattress Store. Information on the company; Story of Cavitt's success in the business; Qualities of Cavitt as a businessman.


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics