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Charity Seeks Industry Help
Boston John Gonsalves, a Boston-area general contractor, has
founded a non-profit organization to assist disabled soldiers
returning from the conflict in Iraq.
Inspired by the plight of a local veteran, and working with...
Wilsonart, Hanwha Establish
Temple, TX Wilsonart Inter-national, Inc. and Hanwha L & C
Corp. have formed an alliance for the manufacture and distribution
of Wilsonart Solid Surface products, the companies announced.
According to officials...
Mepla-Alfit Unveils Corporate
Lexington, NC Mepla-Alfit, the cabinet hardware manufacturer
headquarted here, has started a global campaign to introduce its
new Corporate Design.
Since the merger of Mepla, Inc. and Alfit America, Inc. in...
Executive Forum Set by 20-20
Colorado Springs, CO Top executives from leading kitchen and
bath manufacturing firms will gather here next month as part of the
second annual Executive Summit and Manufacturers Forum, sponsored
by 20-20 Technologies...
StarMark Earns Business Award
Sioux Falls, SD StarMark Cabinetry, a subsidiary of Eagan,
MN-based Norcraft Co., has received a Best in Business award, the
company has announced.
Cited for its contributions to the community, mainly as a
Formica Exits Chapter 11 With New
Cincinnati Formica Corp. has completed the necessary steps to
implement its Plan of Reorganization and has successfully emerged
from Chapter 11, the company announced.
The Cincinnati-based manufacturer of...
American Standard Seeks Top
Piscataway, NJ American Standard, based here, has kicked off its
"Singing in the Shower," promotion, the company announced.
Created to celebrate the introduction of the company's VertiSpa
home shower system, the...
BKBG and Forte Pledge Support for Design
Burnsville, MN Cygnus Business Media, parent
company of Kitchen & Bath Design News, has announced that the
Bath & Kitchen Buying Group (BKBG) and Forte Buying Group have
pledged their support to the...
AHAM Standard Wins ANSI Nod
Washington, DC Performance evaluation procedures developed by
the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers for household
refrigerators and freezers have been recognized as an official
standard by the American National...
At the core of every business is the ability to bring cash in at the same rate or faster than it must go out to employees, vendors and suppliers.
IBS Sets Exhibit Space Record
Orlando, FL The 2005 International Builders' Show (IBS) has
topped this past year's exhibit space record set in Las Vegas, show
management has announced.
The 2005 International Builders' Show which is co-located...
ISH Event Adds Radiant Panel
Atlanta The 2004 Annual Radiant Panel Association Conference,
set for Oct. 13-17, will take place in conjunction with ISH North
America, scheduled in Boston from Oct. 14-16, show organizers
Suzie Williford and Doug Hermance had the right idea in mind
when they began planning a showroom for the expansive lines of
decorative hardware and plumbing products sold by Westheimer
Plumbing & Hardware, outside of Houston.
The duo didn't simply...
Jenn-Air Names Winners of Design
Newton, IA Jenn-Air has named the winners of its third annual
kitchen design contest, the company has announced.
This year, Harder Custom Builders, Ltd. of Albuquerque, NM won
the grand prize of $10,000 and...
Seminar Series to Resume in
Hackensack, NJ Orlando will be the site next month for the
fourth in a series of five "Designing For Profit," seminars being
co-produced in 2004 by Kitchen & Bath Design News and the
National Kitchen & Bath...
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Safety and Comfort Mark Multi-Generational
By Barbara Capella Loehr
Function that works for the youngest, oldest and in-between family
members is key for multi-generational kitchens.
Indeed, multiple-height countertops, ample...
Today's customers are doing their homework, gathering information and becoming well informed long before they take that walk through your door.
The Art of 'Show Biz'
The most effective showrooms not only showcase products and
designers' skills, they also create a complete, multi-sensory
By Janice Anne Costa
Everyone knows there's an art to creating a successful...
Kitchen Dealer Focuses on Top Service for any
By John Filippelli
INDIANAPOLIS, IN The staff at Reese Kitchens, based here, knows
that in order to compete in today's kitchen and bath climate, it's
important to cater to frugal...
A large array
of options may keep consumers from buying because it increases the
effort required to make a decision.
AWFS to Roll Out '05 Marketing
Commerce, CA The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings
Suppliers (AWFS) is rolling out a marketing campaign for the 2005
AWFS Fair that emphasizes not only the show's move to Las Vegas,
"but also a new and...