Profile: Hooker Furniture Corp (HOFT.OQ)
10 Dec 2013
Hooker Furniture Corporation (Hooker), incorporated on May 10, 1924, is a home furnishings marketing and logistics company offering worldwide sourcing of residential casegoods and upholstery, as well as domestically-produced custom leather and fabric upholstery. The Company designs, imports, manufacture and markets residential household furniture products principally in North America. Its casegoods product categories include home entertainment, home office, accent, dining and bedroom furniture under the Hooker Furniture brand. The Company is organized into two operating segments: casegoods furniture and upholstered furniture. The upholstery segment consists of Bradington-Young LLC and Sam Moore Furniture. At February 3, 2013, it operated approximately 465,000 square feet of manufacturing and supply plant capacity in North Carolina and Virginia for its domestic upholstered furniture production.
Its product lines cover style categories, including European and American traditional, contemporary, transitional, urban, country, casual and cottage designs. The Company offers furniture in a variety of materials, such as various types of wood, metal, leather and fabric, as well as veneer and other natural woven products, often accented with marble, stone, slate, glass, ceramic, brass and/or hand-painted finishes. Products are designed to be attractive to consumers both as individual furniture pieces and as pieces within whole-home collections. Its furniture is designed and marketed both as stand-alone products and as part of a group of products within multi-piece groups or broader collections offering a unifying style, design theme and finish. The Company’s wood and metal furniture is typically designed for and marketed in the medium to high price range.
Its customers also include home furniture retailers in Canada and in more than 20 other countries internationally. Its customers include independent furniture stores, specialty retailers, department stores, catalog and Internet merchants, interior designers and national and regional chains.
Hooker Furniture Corp
440 East Commonwealth Boulevard
MARTINSVILLE VA 24112