Skan-Thor snaps up Noble House

January 2003
Cabinet Maker;1/24/2003, Issue 5321, p7
Trade Publication
Reports that Jim Barness has sold a controlling stake in upholstery company Nobel House Designs to supplier Scan-Thor in Great Britain. Increase of prices for stockists and non-container ordering; Company operation of Scan-Thor; Delivery of Nobel House models direct to the retailer.


Related Articles

  • In brief.  // Cabinet Maker;12/9/2005, Issue 5468, p5 

    The article offers news briefs related to the furniture industry in Great Britain. Ikea Furniture Co. is expected to launch a new quarterly magazine in September 2005. A networking meeting is being organized by the Association of Master Upholsterers and Soft Furnishers in Southampton, England....

  • Untitled.  // Cabinet Maker;4/2/2004, Issue 5382, p6 

    Reports that upholstery manufacturer Scan-Thor is building on the success of its Noble House brand with a model range for the independent sector. Adriana Collection.

  • Pioneer of sourcing in Poland. Melim, Richard De // Cabinet Maker;12/21/2007, Issue 5569, p18 

    The article features Scan-Thor, a furniture company which uses three freelance designers in Great Britain. The author offers information about the company history, operations, and involvement of Scan-Thor in the furniture industry. Information about the firm's new Domosofa collection and...

  • In brief.  // Cabinet Maker;3/3/2006, Issue 5477, p5 

    The article presents furniture industry news items in Great Britain for the week of March 3, 2006. B&Q will expand its service squad customer help scheme. House prices have increased by 0.4 percent in February 2006. Stag Furniture has announced 180 redundancies. Upholstery firm Scan-Thor is...

  • Upholstery shake-up.  // Cabinet Maker;8/2/2002, Issue 5298, p4 

    Reports on the resignation of executives at the furniture industry in Great Britain as of August 2002. Jim Barnes of Charnwood; Beverley Jones of Chairworks.

  • In brief.  // Cabinet Maker;6/24/2005, Issue 5444, p5 

    Reports on developments regarding the furniture industry in Great Britain. Summer sale of furniture and DIY chain GlynWebb; Debenhams' appointment of Scan-Thor as its exclusive upholstery supplier; Damage to stocks of Harrogate bed retailer To Catch A Dream because of a fire at the restaurant...

  • Barnes makes a Noble return.  // Cabinet Maker;11/15/2002, Issue 5313, p4 

    Reports that former sales director, Jim Barnes has established the furniture firm, Noble House Designs. Target market for the firm.

  • Offcuts.  // Cabinet Maker;9/26/2003, Issue 5357, p31 

    Reports developments in the furniture industry in Great Britain as of September 2003. Sale of the pants of John Bolingbroke by Jim Barnes; Mattress installed at the boat of John Williams and Mick Burke.

  • Comfortable pairing.  // Cabinet Maker;6/1/2007, Issue 5540, p3 

    The article announces the partnership between DomoSofa and Noble House Collections in a move aimed at supporting a significant growth in the business with independent retailers in Great Britain. The union of the two businesses was announced by parent company Scan-ThorGroup. Jim Barnes, sales...


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics