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2012 News Archives

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Art Van Furniture donated to the firefighters through the Detroit Public Safety Foundation as part of Mayor Bing's Active and Safe Campaign.

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If you feel like you have a good web-presence, ask your friends and associates to give it the “blink test”.

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This week's "Good Leader" tips focus on proactive steps furniture executives should take to encourage good employee/ management relations.

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Robert Kovacs, currently Senior Vice President, will be named the company’s new President.

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IKEA Merriam will feature nearly 10,000 exclusively designed items, 50 inspirational room-settings, three model home interiors, a supervised children’s play area, and a 450-seat restaurant.

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At ¾-inch high, PosturfilHD springs offer a spring count equivalent to more than 2,000 coils in a queen-size mattress.

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Credit Card Program Available at Nearly 780 Locations Nationwide.

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As part of the leadership change, Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing Kevin Damewood will now have responsibility for all global sales.

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180 top names in the kitchen furniture, appliance and accessories industry will be exhibiting at the international LivingKitchen event.

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The Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) announced a major strategic alliance with the Muar Furniture Association (MFA), one of the most prominent furniture industry groups in Malaysia.

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The collection reflects a Southern sensibility mixed with a distinctly global aesthetic.

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International Market Centers will expand its assortment of A-level home resources for the forthcoming GIFT+HOME at Las Vegas Market, January 28-February 1, at World Market Center Las Vegas.

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The two industry majors, both part of Furniture Brands International, will be showing together in a 12,000-square-foot showroom in space B-570.

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Consumers and customers alike can search, be inspired and find the perfect coordinating accessories with like product suggestions and a plethora of information at their fingertips.

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WAC is helping to generate contributions with local organizations such as IPRelief (helping “The Young Families of Island Park Hurricane Relief”) that target specific areas in need that are not necessarily receiving enough immediate support.

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The project began as an initiative from Compuware to put a deserving family into a new house in time for the holidays along with Habitat for Humanity Detroit, Art Van Furniture and The Parade Company.

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Jacobs will be responsible for providing leadership, training and coordination of rep group sales as well as managing key accounts.

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Shoppers love items that have a unique, useful purpose as opposed to useless, whimsical trinkets.

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In this installment of our refresher course on furniture materials, we will continue our discussion by looking at the terms full aniline, semi-aniline, suede and nu buck leather.

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This week's "Good Leader" tips focus on what retail managers should do to to encourage associates to enjoy their jobs and increase their personal skills and knowledge.