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- Contract Manufacturers Making: Household Products. // Happi: Household & Personal Products Industry;Oct2012, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p129
A directory for contract manufacturers making household products is presented, including Malco, Chase, and Star Brite.
- QUANTIFYING THE VALUE OF PLACE-BASED EXCHANGE WITHIN A GLOBAL PRODUCTION NETWORK: THE CASE OF HIGH POINT NORTH CAROLINA'S FURNITURE MARKET. Lester, T. William; Brun, Lukas // Regions: The Newsletter of the Regional Studies Association (Reg;Spring2015, Vol. 297 Issue 1, p16
The article offers information on the household furniture industry in central North Carolina, and also mentions High Point Market, in High Point, North Carolina, as one of the major furniture tradeshows in the world. Topics discussed include a survey to estimate the sales figures generated at...
- Crayola youth line set. Russell, Thomas // Furniture/Today;6/10/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 41, p1
The article informs that case goods importer Magnussen Home Furnishings Inc. has signed a multi-year agreement with the children's crayon and art products specialist Crayola LLC to launch youth bedroom line in August 2013.
- What residential can learn from thriving contract sector. Andrews, Susan M. // Furniture/Today;3/26/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 29, p200
The article discusses some facts and lessons that residential home furnishings company in the U.S. can learn from the contract segment of the industry. The contract market's demand for high-quality fabrics can help companies survive the competition with low-cost foreign products. Innovation in...
- InterHall adds another 8 permanent tenants. // Furniture/Today;3/8/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 26, p4
The article reports that InterHall at the International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC) signs eight new exhibitors to stable showroom space which may increase the number of permanent showrooms to 12.
- Eastern promise closer to home. Soltani, Sonia // Cabinet Maker;9/2/2005, Issue 5454, p10
Reports on the implication of the latest textile outsourcing conflict between China and Europe to the latter's furniture industry and trade. Consideration of the conflict as an awakening to the industry for it to focus more on nearby countries for outsourcing purposes; Identification of Eastern...
- The Asian connection. Russell, Thomas // Furniture/Today;3/8/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p18
Reports on the emergence of pure play importers, a group of furniture retailers that design, market and help distribute imported products exclusively for U.S. consumers. List of pure play furniture importer companies; Asian countries that are sources of home furnishings to the U.S.; Challenges...
- Imports of household furniture into the U.S. // Furniture/Today;3/8/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p19
Presents a graph depicting imports of household furniture into the U.S. from different Asian countries. China; Taiwan; Indonesia; Malaysia; Thailand.
- Methodology for this project. Russell, Thomas // Furniture/Today;3/8/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p22
Explains the focus of the March 8, 2004 issue of the "Furniture/Today". Emphasis on North American furniture importers that exclusively design, market and help Asian sourcing partners distribute furniture to U.S. consumers.
- When customers become competitors. Sloan, Carole // Furniture/Today;3/8/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 27, p39
Focuses on direct furniture imports to the U.S. Decision of Target to move from indirect importing to direct importing; Effect of deflation on furniture retailers; Challenges that faces furniture suppliers.