Kitchen & Bath Design News
In This Issue: November 2005
Kitchen & Bath Design News is the industry's leading business, design and product resource for the kitchen and bath trade.
The Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association has conducted the latest in a series of Laboratory Operators meetings
Robert Davis, Mary Phelps and Suzie Williford
A $25,000 donation to help hurricane relief.
Viking and Sub-zero are considered the most prestigious home appliance brands
Getting inside the hearts and minds of consumers is essential for big-time success in today's kitchen and bath industry.
Attendance at this year's CERSAIE, conducted recently in Bologna, was up 4.2.% over the previous event.
Viking has completed the sale of the Viking-owned distributorship SunWest Appliance Distributing.
The second annual Whotailers Conference, aimed at providing business insights for kitchen and bath wholesale/retail trade professionals
George Selvais, co-founder and general manager of WarmlyYours, has been honored in recognition of his decade of contributions to the advancement of floor-warming technologies.
Jim Babbitt, a principal of Northfield, IL-based Hot2Cold, has become the fourth president of the Decorative Plumbing & Hardware Association, assuming the DPHA presidency at the organization's recent annual meeting in La Quinta, CA.
Whirlpool Corp. and Maytag Corp. have approved a merger agreement under whose terms Whirlpool will acquire all outstanding shares of Maytag
See who moved up, and out, in November 2005.
Kuehn Bevel has introduced a new way to sell laminate countertops
Establishing systems and procedures your staff can follow upon your eventual exit from your firm is a must in order for it to survive without you.
Good job descriptions help in hiring and compensating personnel, manpower
planning and overall workflow.
Experts comment that the far-reaching impact of Katrina might include lowered rebuilding demand and higher materials cost.
Designers aspiring to reach the luxury market need to brand and market themselves accordingly.
Interior cabinet fittings and accessories are a growing
component in the quest for a perfect kitchen.
Since the tub is much more about the experience today, we need to strike a balance between beauty and functionality.