Winono Daily New, 10 Jun 1973

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Winono Daily New, 10 Jun 1973 - "The Peerless Money Tree," intensified...
"The Peerless Money Tree," intensified marketing efforts and to greater concern by the company New furniture store to open While the final closwut sale of Hie inventory of Home Furniture Furniture Store, 35fl E. Snrnia St., continues, plans are being completed completed f o r t h e reopening of Ihe store following t h e sale as Sklar's Furniture, Recently arrived arrived in \Vinona is Hie manager of t h e new store, Phil Kogel, Kogel, a native of Southern Minnesota. Minnesota. H i s appointment appointment was nn- Kogel nounced by Charles E. Sklar, Minneapolis, president of the chain of borne furnishings stores of which Winona's will be eighth. the SKLAR will lease llic from C. H. (Corl) Haiige, 91' 44[h Ave., Goodview, who has retired after operating Home Furniture here at various loca tions for a number of years. Kogel announced that a r modeling project is planned foi later this month which will result result in (he expansion of store's display area by approxi mately 60 percent. The store will then be reopen «d as Sklar's sometime short!; after July 4. The new manager said Winona store's merchandising capability will be enhanced by its access to Us corporation's 4,000-square-foot warehouse (implex in Minneapolis which locks more than $2 million 'mill of home (urnisriing3. The central warehousing fa ilities, augmenting the store's n-floor slock, will make al ypes of home furnishings am appliances virtually immediate y available to Winona custom ers, Kogel said Discount pricing also is pos sible, Kogel noted, because Hi Winona store's parent corpora ion is a discount home furnish ings chain whose business ex ceeds $7 million annually. KOGEI, SAID that when Hi store is reopened it will be com pletely carpeted and a new lin j-f home appliances will be adi ed. This wilj include all Zenith Philco, Frigidaire and G«nera Electric appliances. * reas IN lan ic he wrt of he nal and capacity. Kogel said that initially tne store staff will Include five persons persons -- all employed from the Winona area -- In addition lo himself. He said the firm Is seeking an experienced home furnishings furnishings salesman from the Winona area. Kogel is a native of the Winnebago, Winnebago, Minn., area and has been in the home furnishings business in Mankato, Austin and Minneapolis for about 10 years. e , He was most recently asscci- g ated with Sklar in Minneapolis. y Ha and his wife have t son, s 5, and a daughter, 7. aw Asa

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  1. The Winona Daily News,
  2. 10 Jun 1973, Sun,
  3. Page 29

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