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Advisors Offer Tips for Avoiding Major Pitfalls When
Selling a Firm
Selling a business or having it change hands among family
members is a common occurrence among kitchen and bath
However, there are a number of major pitfalls in selling...
HomeCrest Offers Limited Warranty
Goshen, IN HomeCrest Corp. will now offer a five-year limited
warranty on the majority of its more than 80 cabinetry lines,
including both hardwood and thermofoil styles, the company
Twenty-eight years ago, when the Brighton, MI-based Kitchen
Suppliers, Inc. was in its infancy, one showroom and warehouse was
the order of the day for kitchen/bath distributors. Almost
unanimously, these distributors sold to wholesale accounts...
Practicing Successful 'Out-of-the-Box' Marketing 0999
by Stephen Vlachos,'
Our business, Atlantic Kitchen Center, is located in the rather
sophisticated little city of Portland, ME. My residence, however,
is about 25 miles from the...
The Work Triangle: Does It Still Work?
Kitchen space planners generally have strong views, both pro and
con, about the efficacy of the kitchen 'work triangle' as
reflected in the comments of several West Coast designers and
NKBA Elects Top Leadership For Year 2000
Hackettstown, NJ Five members of the National Kitchen & Bath
Association have been elected to take office as the association's
Executive Committee, effective Jan. 1, 2000, the NKBA
Silver Spring, MD Running a business in the kitchen and bath
industry is tough and long hours, stress and regular run-ins with
"Murphy's Law" can make anyone a candidate for burnout.
And burnout can result in serious emotional and...
New Business Program Draws Four
Hackensack, NJ Four major industry corporations have signed on as
co-sponsors for the series of all-day business management seminars
that will bring Kitchen & Bath Design News "live" to major U.S.
At one time or another, we as kitchen and bath firm managers
have all had to work with "difficult" employees. Our challenge is
to help make these employees as productive as possible.
A friend of mine once said that, "You can turn around...