Shippers' Woes Could Soon Cost You

Bill McLoughlin - Furniture Today, June 13, 2016

The connection between China's manufacturing and the U.S. furniture business has become such an established part of daily discourse that it was somewhat jarring at last week's Furniture Today Logistics Symposium to hear that global shipping challenges could soon have significant and disruptive effects on that commerce.

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Schneider Simultaneously Acquires Watkins & Shepard and Lodeso

Jane Chero - Home Furnishings Business, June 2, 2016

Schneider, a transportation and logistics services provider, announced today the simultaneous acquisitions of Watkins & Shepard and Lodeso. 

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Logistics: Hargett to Address Challenges on High Seas

Powell Slaughter - Furniture Today, May 19, 2016

HIGH POINT – Ocean carriers are battling lower demand and declining prices for their services, and their issues are a concern for a U.S. furniture industry heavily dependent upon imported goods.

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Logistics Symposium Panel to Discuss Managing the National Supply Chain

Powell Slaughter - Furniture Today, May 24, 2016

HIGH POINT – The operating environment for furniture’s stateside supply chain has evolved rapidly in the past couple of years as Internet retailers and brick-and-mortar stores in the e-commerce game extend their reach among consumers, whose expectations for fast delivery keep growing.

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Wiseway Opens New Warehouse in California

May 3, 2016 - HUDSON, WI - Specialized furniture carrier Wiseway Transportation Services announces the opening of a new warehouse in Moreno Valley, California at 24901 San Michele Road. 

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