Furniture Brands International Inc

Type: Company
Name: Furniture Brands International Inc
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

KPS Capital Buys Anchor Glass

The deal follows the PE firm's agreement to buy manufacturing company Electrical Components April 14, 2014KPS Capital Partners LP is buying Anchor Glass Container Corp. for an undisclosed amount.Anchor Glass, headquartered in Tampa, Fla., manufactures ... [Published Mergers & Acquisitions - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Furniture Manufacturingin the US

First Research is the leading industry intelligence company that helps sales teams perform faster and smarter, open doors, and close more deals. First Research performs the heavy lifting" by synthesizing hundreds of sources into an easy to digest format ... [Published Research and Markets - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 2 reports

Heritage Home Group taps former Cessna Ethan Allen execs

Heritage Home Group, the company that formed from Furniture Brands Internationals bankruptcy, is continuing its C-suite shakeup.The company namedRoxanne Bernstein, formerly vice president of ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

Furniture Brands Reaches Pension Settlement

The leftover pieces of Furniture Brands InternationalFurniture Brands Wind Down—has reached a deal with its creditors and the federal Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp .Furniture Brands Wind Down Inc., the remnant of bankrupt Furniture Brands International, ... [Published Home Furnishings Business - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 2 reports

Furniture Brands reaches deal with federal agency on pension costs

St. Louis-based Furniture Brands International Inc. filed for bankruptcy in September.FBI Wind Down Inc., formerly known as Furniture Brands Inc., has reached an agreement with its creditors in ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 2 reports

Former Thomasville plant in Appomattox in bankruptcy sale

The former Thomasville plant in Appomattox is included in Furniture Brands International Inc.’s bankruptcy sale as the company’s new owner accelerates the pace at which it is disposing of unwanted assets in the defunct company.The sealed bid deadline ... [Published Lynchburg News and Advance - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 2 reports

Furniture Brands properties up for auction

Nearly 20 properties that were part of the now defunct Furniture Brands International are up for auction, including the Thomasville headquarters.Hilco Real Estate LLC last week announced it was accepting bids until June 19 for a portfolio of Furniture ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 3 reports

Former Furniture Brands properties up for auction

THOMASVILLE —Seventeen properties that were involved in the Furniture Brands International bankruptcy case, including four in Thomasville, are up for auction.Hilco Real Estate has set a deadline of June 19 for bids for the properties. The Thomasville ... [Published High Point Enterprise - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 2 reports

Lane Furniture’s Verona facility up for auction

Thomas Wells | Buy at photos.djournal.comLane Furniture’s Verona facility is one of 17 properties put up for auction by parent company Heritage Home Group.By Dennis SeidDaily JournalLane Furniture finished laying off nearly 500 workers at its Saltillo ... [Published NEMS 360 - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 3 reports

Pearson plant in High Point to be closed, 86 workers cut

Heritage Home Group, the newly formed company that emerged from Furniture Brands International’s bankruptcy, notified state officials Wednesday that it plans to permanently close a furniture plant in High Point in a move that will affect 86 employees ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 3 reports

17 Former FBI Properties up for Auction

Hilco Real Estate  has set a June 19 deadline for bids for a portfolio of real estate assets involved in the Furniture Brands International bankruptcy case.The listing includes 17 Thomasville and Lane properties ranging from manufacturing and distribution ... [Published Home Furnishings Business - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

Is Heritage Home planning to move HQ to High Point?

Rumors are swirling that Heritage Home Group, the newly formed company that emerged from Furniture Brands International’s bankruptcy, is considering moving its headquarters from St. Louis to High Point.The possible move, first reported by Furniture Today, ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Mar 25 2014]

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"We intend to aggressively grow the Anchor Glass platform both organically and through acquisitions on a global scale" says Jay Bernstein, KPS Partner
...superior customer experience," said Lynne Thompson, vice president of Customer Support, Commercial Aviation Services, Boeing Commercial Airplanes. "This move will allow us to tap into existing engineering talent in California to expand on our outstanding customer support and align resources in a single location."
"The showroom is in pretty good shape," Craver said. "It is certainly ripe for someone to utilize at a cheap price. Thomasville has been diversifying our businesses. There is a theme of reusing old buildings successfully and revamping the core of the city. These empty buildings are terrible reminders, and we don't need to add to the collection."
"The Company has an industry-leading reputation for quality, service and product development, with a strategic global manufacturing footprint.  We intend to aggressively grow the ECI platform both organically and through acquisitions" says Raquel Palmer, KPS partner. KPS plans to grow the company in emerging markets in South America and Asia

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Furniture Manufacturingin the US [Published Research and Markets - Apr 15 2014]
KPS Capital Buys Anchor Glass [Published Mergers & Acquisitions - Apr 14 2014]
GSA Gets Creative, Offers to Exchange Pair of O... [Published CoStar Group - Apr 13 2014]
Hint at a High Point headquarters? [Published High Point Enterprise - Apr 12 2014]
Heritage Home Group taps former Cessna Ethan Al... [Published Big News Network - Apr 12 2014]
Boeing Realigning Engineering; Moving 1,000 fro... [Published CoStar Group - Apr 11 2014]
Heritage Home Group taps former Cessna, Ethan A... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Apr 11 2014]
Furniture Brands places properties up for auction [Published Lexington Dispatch - Apr 10 2014]
KPS Grabs Electrical Components International [Published Mergers & Acquisitions - Apr 10 2014]
Supervisors extend lease on Lane building [Published Monroe Journal - Apr 10 2014]
"Virtual design" is making life difficult for f... [Published Dezeen - Apr 09 2014]
Furniture Brands Reaches Pension Settlement [Published Home Furnishings Business - Apr 08 2014]
Furniture Brands reaches pension settlement [Published DJournal.com - Apr 07 2014]
Hearing set to determine whether Furniture Bran... [Published Winston-Salem Journal - Apr 07 2014]
Daily business briefing: Stocks fall to begin week [Published Belleville News Democrat - Apr 07 2014]
Furniture Brands reaches deal with federal agen... [Published Big News Network - Apr 05 2014]
Furniture Brands reaches deal with federal agen... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Apr 04 2014]
17 Furniture Brands Properties Up for Auction [Published Woodworking Magazine - Apr 03 2014]
Former TFI facilities up for auction [Published Thomasville Times North Carolina - Apr 02 2014]
Former Thomasville plant in Appomattox in bankr... [Published Lynchburg News and Advance - Apr 01 2014]
Old Thomasville plant in Appomattox to be sold ... [Published Lynchburg News and Advance - Apr 01 2014]
Furniture Brands properties up for auction [Published Business First of Buffalo - Mar 31 2014]
New owner of Furniture Brands steps up pace of ... [Published Winston-Salem Journal - Mar 31 2014]
Former Furniture Brands properties up for auction [Published High Point Enterprise - Mar 29 2014]
Heritage Home Group closing another furniture p... [Published DJournal.com - Mar 29 2014]
Two furniture properties among 17 up for auction [Published Richmond Times Dispatch - Mar 29 2014]
Video: Lane Plant in Verona up For Sale [Published WCBI - Mar 29 2014]
Lane Furniture's Verona facility up for auction [Published Sun Herald - Mar 28 2014]
Lane Furniture’s Verona facility up for auction [Published NEMS 360 - Mar 28 2014]
Lane Furniture’s Verona facility up for auction [Published DJournal.com - Mar 27 2014]
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Hilco Real Estate Announces a Bid Deadline of J... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Mar 26 2014]
KPS Capital Partners Announces Formation Of Her... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 25 2013]
Furniture Brands Announces Results of Court-Sup... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Nov 23 2013]
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