The project was an overwhelming success and the store received the "Design for a Cause" award in Chain Store Age's 2006 Retail Store of the Year design competition, "Specialty Store Under 1500 s/f-1st place" in the ISP/VM+SD International Store Design Competition, and grand prize in the "Pop-Up Store" category of NASFM
2007 Retail Store Design Awards.
does not rule out the possibility of giving exemptions under its proposal.
In 2004, leaders of the furniture, textile, and polyurethene foam industries, as well as the CPSC, NASFM
, and public interest groups, participated in a hearing that then-Sen.
As was mentioned in the methods section of this report, statistical tests indicated potential sampling bias resulting from sampling the NASFM
Still, Korn told the NASFM
gathering, it is unlikely that either retailers or brand marketers will find the ideal marketing vehicles by themselves.
As many as 48 million plastic pallets are now in circulation, according to NASFM
, slowly replacing wooden pallets, especially in automated materials handling facilities.
To move from design to deployment, COMCARE, NENA, and NASFM
are seeking one or more technology partners to supply the "alpha" versions of these two Core Services.
In recognition of its progressive design, Longo's was presented with a first-place NASFM
Retail Design Award during this year's GlobalShop trade show.
Shu uemura, which was submitted by NASFM
member High Country Millwork, was named Store of the Year.
Most recently, during a November 11 stakeholder meeting requested by NASFM
, CPSC project manager Dale Ray explained that staff had revised their previous version of the draft standard in an effort to provide "more options and flexibility for manufacturers" while simultaneously improving the safety of upholstered furniture.
A spokesperson for NASFM
says that the judges were impressed with the fixturing and store design HDI used to develop Woolrich's new image.
The research is intended to help SPSC and NASFM
develop educational programs that are targeted and appropriate, according to Martin.