The budget: An early verdict
- BFM budget slashed. // Cabinet Maker;10/15/2004, Issue 5410, p5
Focuses on the impact of the decrease of the budget of the British Furniture Manufacturer on the business performance of the companies exporting several furniture products in Great Britain. Reduction on the revenue growth of the firm; Increase on the level of competition.
- THE BRIEF: Mortgage benefits cuts. // Cabinet Maker;10/8/2010, Issue 5708, p13
The article reports on the implications of the reduction of the budget for the Support of Mortgage Interest (SMI), that took effect on October 1, 2010, on the furniture industry and trade in Great Britain.
- Talk. // Cabinet Maker;3/30/2007, Issue 5531, p9
The article presents insights of executive concerning the impact of the proposed Great Britain Budget on their businesses. Intapine's owner Ravi Jokun believed that his company's profit will be hit by the budget. Relax Furniture's Andrew Brett do not believed that it will have a significant...
- DURABILITY IS KEY FOR THE CONTRACT MARKET. Nickell, Stephanie // Casual Living;Dec2013, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p78
The article discusses a survey which revealed that durability is the most important factor in the contract market. The survey cited durability and working within a budget as the most important factors in the outdoor contract market. It also found that the importance of customization increased by...
- BACKCHAT. // Cabinet Maker;4/4/2014, Issue 5879, p34
The article provides answers from independent retailers to the question of whether the Budget announcement of Chancellor George Osborne provide any benefits or assistance to furniture retailers.
- Talk. // Cabinet Maker;3/25/2005, Issue 5431, p9
The article presents views on the budget proposed in the British Parliament. Peter Clark, The Furnishing Studio store manager, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, said that it makes no difference to the furniture industry. What the industry needs to see though is less tax on the consumer. He believes...
- Catch-22 on stamp duty. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;3/25/2005, Issue 5431, p10
The article discusses the impact of budget proposed in the British Parliament on furniture industry and consumers of Great Britain. The increase in stamp duty allowances and money for pensions would certainly affect consumers' purchasing capacity and industry. Buying a home for Â£119,999...
- WHAT IS YOUR REACTION TO LAST WEEK'S BUDGET ANNOUNCEMENT? // Cabinet Maker;4/1/2011, Issue 5731, p34
The article presents views from furniture owners on the budget announcement provided by the government in Great Britain. Khalid Mohammad of HP Furniture notes that the budget has not made any difference to him because prices keep on increasing. Steven Halnon of Southport Furniture Centre states...
- HP to get $3 million. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;7/10/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p1
The article reports that the North Carolina Legislature has approved a state budget that includes nearly $3 million funding for the High Point furniture market. The Department of Transportation was also given $1.2 million to run the market's transportation system. The funds will be used by the...