- Old Cannery 'is all about character.' Evans, Gary // Furniture/Today;02/05/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 22, p24
Features the Old Cannery Furniture Warehouse in Sumner, Washington. History of the Cannery building; Physical description of the store; Significance of employee and community relations for store success.
- HomElegance expands warehousing, service. // Furniture/Today;8/13/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 48, p22
Reports that HomeElegance will boost the warehousing operations of its furniture distribution business. Opening of a new warehouse in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota area.
- Ashley gets the most from its warehouses. Slaughter, Powell // Furniture/Today;09/18/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p14
Describes Arcadia, Wisconsin-based Ashley Furniture Industries Inc.'s warehousing and distribution practices. Company's handling of a varied product assortment with efficiency; Ashley's operation of a common carrier with its truck fleet.
- Ashley begins expansion. Slaughter, Power // Furniture/Today;10/17/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p6
Reports on the expansion of distribution operation of Ashley Furniture Industries Inc., bringing its new plant and warehouse complex in Wisconsin. Conversion of warehouse space to upholstery production; Job creation and employment of production, warehouse and transport workers; Details about the...
- Furniture Transport Croup expanding several services. // Furniture/Today;8/11/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 48, p10
The article reports Furniture Transport Group (FTG) is broadening its import container warehousing and light assembly services to its facility in Ridgefield, New Jersey. The services to be offered at the Ridgefield facility will be aside from the light assembly available at FTG's warehouse in...
- Logistics. de Melim, Richard // Cabinet Maker;6/30/2006 Supplement, p3
The article discusses the importance of transport and logistics for the furniture industry in Great Britain. The author asserts that issues such as delivery, warehousing and carriage are among the key aspects of 21st century furniture retailing. He also cited the magazine "Logistics extra" as...
- Is there a missing link? // Cabinet Maker;7/23/2004, Issue 5398, p3
Comments on the outsourcing activity in the furniture industry in Great Britain. Focus of the companies on warehousing and customer service; Importance of supply chain management to the firms; Plan of DP Furniture Express to open a distribution center.
- Sales agreed despite employment loss. // Planning (14672073);9/12/2008, Issue 1786, p24
The article reports on the inspector's ruling regarding the used of the warehouse on a Merseyside industrial estate for the sale of the furniture direct to the public in England. It says that the appellants were using the warehouse for the storage, display and sale of furniture and as a workshop...
- Intercon opens Ga. warehouse. // Furniture/Today;12/5/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 13, p33
The article reports that case goods, home office and home entertainment importer Intercon Furniture has begun shipping from a new regional warehouse near Atlanta, Georgia. The 27,000-square-foot facility stocks the company's best-selling products, drawing inventory from three other regional...