TITLE

Join us for some retailing magic

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/6/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the theme of the 10th Annual Leadership Conference that will be held at the Ritz Carlton in Naples, Florida from November 28-30, 2006. According to the author, as he contemplates on the theme of the event, which is strategic marketing in the furniture industry for globalization, he realized that bringing back the magic of retailing is what the industry really needs and address quickly.
ACCESSION #
23000657

 

Related Articles

  • Antidumping opposition meeting draws 70-75. Slaughter, Powell // Furniture/Today;9/22/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p8 

    Reports on the number of retailers and importers who attended two meetings organized by Wilmer Cutler & Pickering Co., a law firm in Washington, D.C. who represents Chinese manufacturers fighting an antidumping petition by U.S. furniture manufacturers. View of Robert Novick, a partner of Wilmer...

  • Opportunity knocks at Leadership Conference. Allegrezza, Ray // Furniture/Today;12/15/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 15, p33 

    At the risk of sounding self-righteous, if you missed the recent Leadership Conference, you missed a lot. This year, under the theme of Opportunity Knocks, some 250 of the best and brightest minds of furniture business assembled to discuss the industry's most pressing issues. The conference...

  • Global approach seeks similarities in markets.  // Marketing News;10/11/1985, Vol. 19 Issue 21, p12 

    The article presents views on globalization, from a sales and marketing conference held in Chicago, Illinois. Thomas R. Horton, president and chief executive officer of the American Management Association, observed that executives think globally but act locally. Executive Laurence J. Farley...

  • Trends & News.  // Wood & Wood Products;Jan2004, Vol. 109 Issue 1, p15 

    Presents news developments and trends in the forest products industry in the U.S. as of January 2004. Plan of the U.S. International Trade Commission to continue an antidumping investigation involving Chinese imports; Announcement by the Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers (AWFS)...

  • Panel: U.S. manufacturers can succeed. Carroll, Brian // Furniture/Today;12/15/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 15, p24 

    Differentiation in the marketplace, get-it-right-the-first-time service, customization and a customer-first orientation will help domestic furniture producers do more than survive the onslaught of imports, a panel of U.S. manufacturers said at the 2003 Leadership Conference. Executives from...

  • ISPA To Hold Expo Next Month.  // Nonwovens Industry;Feb2006, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p18 

    The article reports that the International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) will host ISPA EXPO 2006. It will be the world's largest tradeshow devoted exclusively to the mattress industry on March 1-4, 2006 in San Antonio, Texas at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. The biennial event,...

  • Competing in a Global Economy. Hurst, Julia Nienaber // State News (Council of State Governments);Sep2006, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p30 

    The article presents a summary of the annual meeting of the National Lieutenant Governors Association in July 2006. The focus of the meeting was coping with globalization. Many businesses have already ventured into the export business. International trade should be improved as this is a source...

  • The Need to Remain Flexible in Today's Global Marketplace. Klein, Ward // Multinational Business Review (St. Louis University);Spring2005, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p103 

    This article is an edited version of the presentation given by Ward Klein at the 2004 International Business Conference sponsored by the Boeing Institute of International Business at Saint Louis University's John Cook School of Business. Over 300 guests listened to his comments and participated...

  • Stress on cost-effective production system.  // Textile Magazine;May2004, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p23 

    This article reports that the year 2005 will allegedly be witnessing a paradigm shift in the business practices and production strategies in the Indian textile industry, due to the World Trade Organization agreement on globalization of trade. Being traditionally a textile-based country in terms...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics