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Spotlight

Ashley – Furniture the Better Way

Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc., the one-stop home furniture and furnishings colossus, has 70 years to its name of proving “furniture can be made a better way.”

Country Report

Top Furniture Exporters of Malaysia

Blessed with an abundance of wood resources coupled with a hardworking and enterprising people, Malaysia has ranked consistently amongst the top 10 largest furniture exporting countries in the world, ninth in year 2017 with more than USD2.3 billion worth. A big chunk of the export goes to the US.

BUSINESS ISSUES

Clients for Life: How to Sustain Marketability & Employability

No market = no clients = no investments = no projects = no employment. This simple equation leads to the rationale and logical deduction that projects are investments and to stay employable it is vital to sustain the marketability of products and services.

Spotlight

EDIMASS - Every Detail Inspired and Made through the Art of Science and Silence

It all started with the upholstery for the iconic Barcelona chair of Mies van de Rohe and continues today with product lines whose names speak of comfort, style and vision.

TALENT

Brad Ascalon - Global Design

Brad Ascalon of Brad Ascalon Studio NYC is one of the American designers with the widest recognizability in the world, nowadays. Since 2005, when he started his business, to date, he designed dozens of products and furniture collections for the residential and contract market, and has been awarded several prizes from the best design fairs and the most prestigious magazines.

BUSINESS ISSUES

Success is the Mother of Failure

I recently read an article about the Matthew effect in the furniture industry, saying that the strong becomes stronger. Based on results of the past undertakings, the strong not only commands an absolute advantage in the terminal, but also advantage in dealers and “The business environment changes at a rapid rate.