Stability Testing Process

Brand:
Klaussner Furniture Industries, Inc.
Verify ID:
B871866
Effective Date:
July 22, 2019 - July 21, 2020
Verification Mark

Applicable To:
405 Lewallen Rd, Asheboro, NC 27205

Marketing Claim Verified by UL

Stability Testing Process Verified Program Endorsed by American Home Furnishings Alliance

Verification Method

Test sites demonstrate testing capabilities and expertise to evaluate products to stability requirements in the latest version of ASTM F2057. Testing consists of hanging a 50 lb. weight from a single open drawer/door and opening all drawers and doors simultaneously. Suppliers and test sites will be subjected to an initial and annual assessment to ensure: 1) Necessary equipment and facility to conduct test a. Includes calibration of required test equipment 2) Individuals have sufficient understanding to conduct required program testing a. Test Procedures – how to conduct the required tests b. Test Results – what constitutes conformance or non-conformance c. Data Storage – how and where are records and data maintained d. Training Records – demonstrate how are staff qualified to conduct the testing 3) Record keeping practices meet ISO 17025 intent 4) Sample tracking system in place 5) Corrective action process in place for testing results that don’t meet standard requirements 6) Use of UL data sheets, new product planning template and product information template

About the Manufacturer

Since 1963, Klaussner Home Furnishings has been the leading solutions provider to the furniture industry. Our mission is simple: to provide value-driven product, constant innovation, speed-to- market and total customer satisfaction. Through strategic acquisitions, domestic and overseas partnerships and state-of-the-art inventory control and manufacturing/shipping options, Klaussner has created a vertically integrated furniture powerhouse capable of producing custom-order furniture in just 21 days or less. Klaussner manufacturers over 70% of its products domestically through its five manufacturing campuses in North Carolina—Asheboro serves as the home to the corporate headquarters. Another affiliated company is Prestige Fabricators, Inc., a foam manufacturing company also located in Asheboro where all foam used in our domestic product is poured and fabricated. In recent years Klaussner has also begun to utilize worldwide sources to import leather, upholstery, bedroom, dining room, occasional, specialty bedding and outdoor product. This has allowed Klaussner to become a full product and service provider for the entire home. With Klaussner’s many product lines, including licensed lifestyle collections, (Trisha Yearwood Home Collection and Carolina Preserves) consumers can choose from upholstery (fabric and leather), reclining furniture, bedroom, dining room, occasional tables, specialty bedding and Outdoor product. From the beginning, Klaussner has prided itself in its quick delivery and custom order capabilities. In order to provide quicker delivery times and to better serve its customers, the company formed a strategic plan to make its manufacturing facilities in North Carolina to function as Service Centers providing a network of facilities to house and produce goods. The company can be ready to ship its domestic made product selections within 21 days or less. With the company offering more than 500 styles, 600 fabric choices and over 75 leathers, plus the fastest delivery times in the industry on custom orders, consumers can have what they want, how they want it, and when they want it. Choice, Selection, Possibilities, plus innovation, speed-to- market, powerful advertising and marketing tools to help maximize your store’s potential makes Klaussner a total profit-driven package. Klaussner has showrooms in High Point, Las Vegas and Chicago.

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