Can U.S. producers resist China bedding juggernaut?
Tags: FURNITURE industry
- CFMA installs 2001 board, honors four. // Furniture/Today;12/18/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p24
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- Psychologist, design guru share insights with HFIA. // Furniture/Today;9/10/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p52
Reports the Board of Directors and Talent Team Meeting of the Home Furnishings International Association in San Francisco, California. Topics presented in the meeting; List of the speakers in the meeting; Goal of the organization for the meeting.
- AFMA: Wood shipments slip 1.8%, uph. up 11%. // Furniture/Today;2/24/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 25, p2
Reports on the decline in U.S. factory shipments of residential wood furniture in 2002. Increase in upholstery shipments; Multi-billion dollar total shipments of wood household furniture in 2002; Predicted overall industry shipments for 2003.
- store openings. // Furniture/Today;2/24/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 25, p28
Announces the opening of furniture stores in the U.S. In-store galleries; Shopping ambiance; Furniture collection for the youth.
- More case goods than usual introduced in Tupelo. Linville, Jeff // Furniture/Today;3/3/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 26, p18
Describes the furniture industry in Tupelo, Mississippi. Display of furnitures by wood companies previously introduced in San Francisco or High Point; Opportunities for retailers to offer feedbacks on products; Impact of the West Coast dock shutdown to the furniture industry.
- How to stick together and weather this crisis. Epperson, Jerry // Furniture/Today;3/24/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 29, p122
Presents mid-crisis advice for the furniture industry in the United States. Product promotions; Need to adopt trends; Importance of creativity and flexibility.
- Vietnamese factories gaining momentum. Slaughter, Powell // Furniture/Today;4/14/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p13
Examines the furniture industry in Vietnam. Furniture exports to the U.S.; Labor rates; Investments made by Vietnamese companies in the furniture industry.
- Occasional keys on style, function, licensing. Linville, Jeff // Furniture/Today;4/14/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p28
Reports that occasional furniture makers zeroed in on style, function and licensed collections to keep the category growing in the United States. Retailer reaction at market; Marketing scheme; Occasional furniture featured at the Antiques Roadshow.
- BDO: Factory orders down 7% vs. Jan. '02. // Furniture/Today;4/14/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p53
Discusses findings of the BDO Seidman's January 2003 survey of U.S. residential furniture manufacturers. Decline in factory orders; Decrease in shipments; Sales in the house industry.
- market parties. // Furniture/Today;4/14/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p80
Presents photographs of people from the furniture industry in the United States.