HFA Blog

How to Help Louisiana – Local Resources

MyHFAAug 30,2016
Current News

Lots of HFA members have asked how they can help their fellow HFA members and residents of Louisiana after the recent flood devastation. The storm that started Aug. 12 dumped about two feet of water in some areas within 48 hours. The American Red Cross called it the worst natural

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Pallet Problems… Be Gone!

MyHFAAug 24,2016
The HFA Store

Do ‘The Three R’s’ ring a bell? The ‘reduce, reuse, recycle’ method is simple to implement and will ensure better organization for your business. The simplicity of running a “green” warehouse rests on the fact that most items in warehouses are readily recyclable.   1. Reduce – Clean out all

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Membership Tip – The advantage is . . . YOU!

MyHFAAug 24,2016
Membership

The independent retail owner has an advantage over the “big box” or big regional chain and there is power in knowing it and using it. The advantage is . . . YOU! As the owner of your retail business, nobody can be you, the owner, the caller of the shots,

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Hand Truck Types, the Pros and Cons

MyHFAAug 17,2016
The HFA Store

There are basically two types of hand trucks available for purchase from many sources. Welded Frame and Modular Frame. Welded hand trucks are typically made from round or square tubular steel, shaped and welded into one solid frame. The only replaceable part will be the wheels and sometimes the axle.

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HFA Calls for 2017 Board Nominations

MyHFAAug 16,2016
Current News

The Home Furnishings Association (HFA) is calling on members to make recommendations for the 2017 HFA Board of Directors. Submit nominations (including your contact information) to HFA’s CEO, Sharron Bradley at sbradley@nahfa.org by August 29, 2017. The HFA depends on strong, quality leadership. The Board of Directors is a vital

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