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About The Powell Company

High Point, North Carolina – (October 16, 2006) - Culver City, California-based Powell Company designs, imports and distributes medium priced youth, occasional, dining, and accent furniture across all style categories for retailers around the world. The company has more than 36 years of experience in offshore sourcing focused on quality control, craftsmanship, finishing, and timely delivery.

Established in 1968, the company has grown to become the most recognized name in the furniture industry for home accent furniture. From there Powell expanded its capabilities as a full-service home furnishings provider through its four divisions: Powell Kids, Powell Limited, Powell Beds and Powell and a commitment to broadening its product offering and positioning itself for future growth. As part of that growth, Powell entered into a licensing program in partnership with Michael Payne, well known star, host and designer of the TV show "Designing for the Sexes", which is shown nationally on HGTV. The Michael Payne Collection has been a great success as have his personal appearances at retailers around the country for Powell.

Powell continues to pursue their overseas operations ensuring that they source, service, quality inspect, and ship top quality furniture products on time. To this end, the company’s multi-million dollar inventory assures quick shipping from a 600,000 sq. ft. warehouse facility based in Greensboro, North Carolina and a 340,000 sq. ft. West Coast distribution center in Ontario, California. The company maintains offices in Southern California, North Carolina, Southern China, Cebu and Brazil, and a new office in Ho Chi Minh City, VN.

Powell currently sells to 90% of the top 100 furniture retailers and department stores in the United States as well as thousands of independent dealers across the country; maintaining its strong dealer network by consistently developing new and innovative high quality products and providing excellent service.

“We remain committed to the quality and service that the industry has grown to expect from Powell ,” says the company’s CEO & President, Bill Benton, “dedicated to bringing a broad selection of innovative products to the marketplace that are well suited to the ever-changing lifestyles of your customers.”

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Powell products are covered by design and/or utility patents or patents pending.
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