Articles by Robert Bell

Agent of change

August 2018— Mandy Jeffries isn’t afraid to try something different. Maybe that’s why Colfax Furniture is so successful. HFA member Mandy Jeffries understands that life changes, plans change, dreams, too….


Coming Home

July 2018— Artis Furniture will celebrate turning 90 this month with cake, ribbons, balloons—oh, and a new store. It’s Monday at Artis Furniture, which means another day, another truck to…




Man on the Move

June 2018— Michael Parrish has five children to feed back home. That’s why he stays so busy at work. Michael Parrish has a theory about furniture retailers he wants to…






Perfecting Customer Experience

April 2018— HFA’s Insights 2018 can help your store master the elusive strategy WHAT: Insights 2018 WHERE: Minneapolis WHEN: Sept. 14-15 8 Learning Labs – 11 Topics – 5 Networking…