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Editor's Corner
Volume 146 NO.3 May/June,  Furniture World Magazine

The day after tomorrow?

Your Retail Exit Strategy
Volume 146 NO.3 May/June,  Furniture World Magazine

First part in a two-part series of articles concerned with the value of having an exit strategy in place before you need one.

Operations Articles

Published 2004 - 2016

Five Big Mattress Discoveries  - 6/2/2016

Many hardworking retailers struggle to earn the money and live the lifestyle they deserve. Here’s how to change all that.  

Your Retail Exit Strategy  - 6/2/2016

First part in a two-part series of articles concerned with the value of having an exit strategy in place before you need one.  

Editor's Corner  - 6/2/2016

The day after tomorrow?  

Lean Techniques Part 5: Case Study  - 3/25/2016

See how LEAN techniques took one retailer from losing money to more than 10% profit.  

Furniture Product Liability  - 3/25/2016

Latest on the product liability landscape for furniture retailers and manufacturers.  

Lean Techniques Part 4: Inventory  - 1/4/2016

Every furniture store needs a strategy for implementing LEAN and applying it to inventory. Here’s how.  

Lean Techniques Part 3: Marketing  - 11/27/2015

Every furniture store needs a strategy for implementing LEAN and applying it to the marketing. Here’s how.  

R-E-S-P-E-C-T  - 11/27/2015

You can’t get to nearly 100% first time delivery success in 2016 without it.  

Lean Techniques Part 2: Lean Sales force  - 9/28/2015

Every furniture store needs a strategy for implementing LEAN and applying it to sales force management.  

Trending Accessories  - 7/17/2015

Best practices for buying, merchandising and profiting from the category - Part 2.