Bill McLoughlin, editor in chief of Furniture Today, sits down with author, columnist and small-business expert Gene Marks to discuss the ramifications of the recent COVID-19 pandemic and explore ways that companies can access the recently passed CARES Act to protect their businesses. Marks appears regularly on MSNBC and Fox News and writes regularly for The Hill, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Forbes, Inc. Magazine and Fox Business.
Furniture industry real estate veteran Julius Feinblum, owner of Julius Feinblum Real Estate, reveals best practices and insider strategies designed to help companies deal with leasing and mortgage disruptions caused by the recent coronavirus pandemic. He also discusses the road to recovery and the key opportunities that may emerge as business begins to reopen.
Longtime industry upholstery executive Randy Spak reflects on the benefits of Mexico furniture production, including his latest upholstery development project with Urban Roads in Mexico.
From his own personal experience with a Polio epidemic in the 1950s through the furniture industry’s myriad ups and downs, industry sage Jerry Epperson puts today’s events in perspective and offers actionable guidance for those looking to weather this storm.