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Furniture Product Liability
Volume 146 NO.2 March/April,  Furniture World Magazine

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

Lean Techniques Part 5: Case Study
Volume 146 NO.2 March/April,  Furniture World Magazine

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

Operations Articles

Published 2004 - 2016

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.  

Lean Business Practices: An Introduction  - 7/17/2015

LEAN practices allow businesses to realize their potential. First of a multi-part series.  

Hall of Fame  - 6/9/2015

For those of you who haven’t given much thought to the American Furniture Hall of Fame lately, it’s time to take another look.  

Is An ESOP A Good Idea For You?  - 12/30/2014

Employee Stock Ownership Plans Deserve a Close Look for Business Transition.