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Durden to Head AHAM Division
Washington, D.C. Liston P. Durden, senior v.p./president of
marketing for Greenwood, MS-based Viking Range Corp., has been
appointed chairman of the Association of Home Appliance
Manufacturers' (AHAM) Major Appliance...
Market Continues Impressive Resilience
There are few signs that the faltering U.S. economy is seriously
impacting the housing and kitchen/bath markets, as residential
construction continues to demonstrate strength in the face of
Planit Holdings Buys CAD/CAM Software
Charlotte, NC Planit Holdings plc, the parent company of
Planit-Autograph, Cabinet Vision and CabnetWare, has acquired Licom
Systems Ltd., a major British-based supplier of woodworking
software, the company...
Cygnus Unit Aiding Charity For New York
College Park, MD Cygnus Business Media, the parent company of
Kitchen & Bath Design News and approximately 50 other
business-to-business magazines, is assisting in fundraising efforts
on behalf of...
Pair of Shows to Spotlight Trends In
A pair of industry-related trade shows scheduled for early next
month will spotlight key trends and products in remodeling,
including a number with distinct kitchen and bath applications,
It was a cool and sunny Monday morning when I sat down to write
my editorial page, for once, ahead of schedule. Excellence and
leadership were the topics I planned to address; still wired from
what I'd seen with K&BDN's 2001 Industry Leadership...
Hands-On Philosophy Sparks Design Firm's
by Susan Harper
STREETSBORO, OHIO What does a journeyman cabinetmaker do when he's
tired of breathing in the dust, the glue and the formaldehyde
that go with the hard day-to-day work of building...
We've all done it. We've all been approached by salespeople,
eagerly offering their help, and we've promptly dismissed them
with, "No, thanks, I'm just browsing." But, we weren't really just
browsing. We simply wanted some time to get our bearings...
Category 8 Outstanding Industry or Community
First place: Giorgi Kitchens & Designs, Inc.,
Low Income Housing Gets High-End Look
Brother Ronald may believe he has a guardian angel. The visionary
of the Ministry of...
Accessible Kitchen Designed to Grow With
By John Filippelli
HELENA, MTFor Ron Pearson, owner of Constructive Remedies located
here, the phrase "home is where the heart is" certainly rings true.
Working on a kitchen remodel for a husband...
BKBG, Forte To Conduct Fall
Bloomington, IL The Bath & Kitchen Buying Group, along with its
strategic ally the Forte Buying Group, Inc., will conduct their
Fall 2001 Conferences this month in this Chicago suburb, the pair
Category 3 Most Innovative Kitchen or Bath Retail
First place: RSI Kitchen & Bath, St. Louis,
Consumer Education Used as Marketing Tool
RSI Kitchen and Bath has no fear of the educated consumer. In fact,
Jenny Hagin, designer...
Category 4 Most Innovative Retail Business Management
First place: Kitchens by Deane, Stamford,
CT-Based Business Gets a Remodeling Job
Sometimes, the kitchen & bath design trade isn't just about
remodeling the home. During this past...
In my last column, I addressed problems that can sabotage
managers, and listed 10 ways to control interruptions. This month,
I'll look at ways to help you become more productive.
Those of us in the kitchen and bath industry tend to spend a lot