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2008 News Archives

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Retailer reported to be speaking with Huizenga Group. Klingman's employees involved in apparent misunderstanding.

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Showroom will feature better traffic flow and state-of-the-art lighting and display systems for viewing Capel's rug offerings.

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Appliance Canada will operate as a separate division of Leon's Furniture Limited.

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The Colossal Meeting takes place Thursday, January 31st and Friday, February 1st at the Excalibur Hotel.

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Chairman of the Board and former Chief Executive Officer W.G. (Mickey) Holliman will remain as Chairman until May 1, 2008.

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The company also announced that Mike Osgood a furniture retail store designer has joined Automation Design.

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With the two acquisitions, Mattress Giant grows to over 340 stores nationwide while increasing their presence to 14 states.

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Total written business for month was down, but the 2008 New Year's holiday period was modestly positive compared to a year ago.

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Company says that it is answering the call for functional, great looking pieces that fit into city apartments and smaller living spaces.

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Customers get the chance to will free furniture or purchase at a huge discount if the Mavericks win the basketball championship in June.

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Finger Furniture Company will utilize the Vision R8 product platform at all six Finger retail locations, in addition to their Ashley Home Stores.

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The International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) and World Market Center are teaming up to host full-service naps at a “Recharging Center” at the January 2008 Las Vegas Market.

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The company received a record 2,000-plus entries nominating deserving families to receive the prize for the holidays.

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cmi will mark the 30th Anniversary milestone with cake and champagne in its showrooms throughout the year along with the giveaway of a commemorative gift to customers and showroom visitors who bring in a cmi ad, mailer or newsetter.

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Beemer says the positive news is that the Furniture Buying Index remains above 70, because levels under 70 reflects extremely weak sales performance for dealers.

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Retailer credits its success to superior merchandising, great people and attention to business fundamentals.

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Launch of licensed products will occur during the "WILLIAMSBURG For All Seasons" celebration at the Atlanta and Dallas markets this month.

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3Dream™ (Dream, Design, Deliver) is the next step in empowering retailers and interior professionals, large or small, to better manage projects.

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Kim Roberts has joined the specialty mattress retailer as director of brand development.

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"An Eye Toward Perfection," featured at the 54th annual Winter Antiques Show at the Park Avenue Armory, NYC January 18-27.